Reps Extend Resumption Date By Two Weeks

nigeria_reps_in_first_sessionThe House of Representatives has extended its resumption by two weeks.

The House was due to resume on Wednesday from its recess which began on October 28, however, the Clerk of the House of Representatives, Mohammed Sani-Omolori, in a statement on Tuesday, said the green chamber will now resume on December 16.

According to Sani-Omolori, the postponement was necessitated by the political party activities leading to primaries to be conducted by all political parties during the period.

It reads: “This is to notify members of the House of Representatives that the resumption of the House from recess earlier scheduled for December 3, 2014 has been postponed.

“The House will now resume on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10am.

“The Leadership of the House of Representatives took note of the adjustment in the calendar of the political parties and took the decision for the postponement to allow members of the House participate in the forthcoming primaries of their political parties”.