Abuja - Fresh tension in brewing in the House of Representatives over the chairmanships of committees and appointment of other principal officers in the House, reports Sun.
Lawmakers loyal to Femi Gbajabiamila are spoiling for s showdown with the Speaker of the House, Yakubu Dogara over the composition of the various committee.
They are demanding that they should be given more committees chairmanship slots if Dogora wants to enjoy their support.
The lawmakers are also demanding that Gbajabiamila should be given the opportunity to nominate three out of the four principal officers.
Dogara is, however, said to have rejected these demands.
Gbajabiamila, who lost the Speakership seat, had earlier promised to work with Dogara.
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