Abuja - Two members of the House of Representatives, Herman Hembe and Aliyu Sani Madaki, on Tuesday exchanged blows over the issue of juicy committees, reports Eagle Online.
The two Reps, who are members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) during Tuesday’s caucus meeting slapped themselves in the White House within the National Assembly.
The brawl happened just before the commencement of Tuesday’s sitting of the House.
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It took the intervention of the Deputy Speaker of the House, Yusuf Lasun to separate Hembe (APC-Benue) and Madaki (APC-Kano).
There were allegations of favouritism in the allocation of the headship of the committees.
Hembe emerged as the Chairman of the Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, which is considered as a Grade A committee and by extension juicy.
Read more at Eagle Online.
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