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Dogara divides Gbajabiamila’s camp

23 July 2015, 12:21

Abuja - There appears to be a crack within the ranks of the Femi Gbajabiamila's camp in the House of Representatives, reports Punch.

Some members loyal to Gbajabiamila and the position of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the sharing of the principal offices in the House have accepted to go along with Speaker Yakubu Dogara regarding the appointment of principal officers.

Also read: Dogara concedes House Leader to Gbajabiamila's group

Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, a close ally of Gbajabiamila, who has been offered the position of the House Leader by Dogara, has accepted the offer.

He said he decided to accept the offer as a possible solution to the raging leadership tussle in the legislature.

The APC had zoned the position of Majority Leader to the South-West and recommended Gbajabiamila to occupy the seat.

Dogara had opposed the party and instead proposed to have the North-West (Ado-Doguwa) occupy the office of Majority Leader.

Read more at Punch

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