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House may resume before December 3

17 November 2014, 15:07

Abuja - There are indications that members of the House of Representatives who are currently on recess may reconvene before December 3, reports Nigerian Pilot.

The resumption is to allow President Goodluck Jonathan presents the 2015 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly.

Leo Ogor, the House Deputy Majority Leader, noted that as soon as  the President is set to submit the budget before the resumption date, the principal officers and their political parties could meet and take a decision on the matter.

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He, however, admitted that the decision to reconvene will be taken collectively in conjunction with the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker.

The House had on October 27 adjourned sitting till December 3, 2014.

Read more at Nigerian Pilot.

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