Abuja - Vice President Namadi Sambo on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed-doors with principal officers of the House of Representatives elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, reports The Nation.
The meeting which took place at the Presidential Villa was held a few hours after the riotous situation which broke out while security operatives were preventing the Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal, from entering the National Assembly.
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Sambo met with the lawmakers because President Goodluck Jonathan had travelled to London where he is expected to preside over a meeting of Nigeria’s Honorary International Investment Council.
The lawmakers were led to the meeting by the Deputy Speaker, Emeka Ihedioha.
Other lawmakers in the delegation were the House Leader, Mulikat Adeola-Akande and the Deputy House Leader Leo Ogor.
Read more at The Nation.
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