Abuja - A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Monday restrained the lawmakers of the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] from reconvening the House of Representatives from recess, reports Premium Times.
The court granted the request of the lawmakers of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who approached it seeking an injunction after they suspected that PDP lawmakers were planning to reconvene the House in defiance of its leadership.
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The APC had gone to court following allegations that President Goodluck Jonathan and the leadership of the PDP are plotting to reconvene the House in violation of laid down procedures.
The Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal, had immediately after announcing his defection to the APC on October 28 adjourned the House plenary to December 3.
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