House: No Tension Between APC, PDP Lawmakers


  • Members want Sergeants – at –Arms to carry firearms

Committee summons Heritage Bank, Aso Savings over N21bn, $104m

Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja

Contrary to widespread premonition of likely implosion between members of the two major leading political parties in the House of Representatives-the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-the lawmakers have indicated that they have resolved to work together in unity.

Some members of the House of Representatives have also sponsored a motion to allow the Sergeant-at-Arms and other security officers attached to the National Assembly to carry firearms.

This is coming as the Managing Directors of Heritage Bank, Ifie Sekibo and Aso Savings, Hassan Usman have been directed to appear before House Ad hoc Committee investigating the management, implementation and…

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