Abuja - The All Progressives Congress’ faction in the House of Representatives known as the Loyalists Group have asked the Speaker of the House Yakubu Dogara, to sever his relationship with the People's Democratic Party of the House, Punch reports.
The faction denied that the leadership tussle in the legislature was over, contrary to Saturday’s public announcement by key figures of the group.
It insisted that discussions on peace must be with all the members of the group lead by a former Minority Leader of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila.
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The members, who addressed a news conference in Abuja, argued that an APC-dominated legislature with a leadership by the PDP was not their idea of the change the APC worked hard to attain at the 2015 general election.
The spokesman for the group, Nasir Zangon-Daura, gave this position at the news conference.
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