APC is now a majority in the House of Reps…

house_of_representatives2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Following the defection of 6 house members to other parties yesterday Feb 17, it has now been proven that APC has the majority in the house according to a report by Channels TV…

The lawmakers, Robinson Uwak (Akwa-Ibom) and Mohammed Ibrahim (Jigawa) defected to the APC, Tobias Okwurio Chukwuemeka (Ebonyi) and Peter Ali (Ebonyi) moved to the Labour Party, Akpan Umoh (Akwa-Ibom) defected to Accord Party while Chineyen Eke (Abia) defected to APGA.

With the defections, the total number of APC members in the lower chamber now stands at 181 while the PDP members in the house is 156. Other parties in the house now share 23 seats, with SDP occupying 10, the Labour Party five, APGA four, PDM two, and the Accord Party two seats.

Say something about this post...

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.