Nigerian Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has inaugurated the conference committee on the Electoral Amendment Bill. ayokinews.com reports
The Seven-member committee dominated by members of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) was inaugurated by the House Speaker on Tuesday.
The committee constitutes of five(5) All Progressives Congress (APC) members while the remaining two (2) members are from the opposition party ( People’s Democratic Party, PDP).
Akeem Adeyemi (APC, Oyo) is the Chairman of the Committee other members include; James Faleke (APC, Lagos), Blessing Onuh (APC, Benue), Aisha Dukku (APC, Gombe), Ahmad Kalambaina (APC, Sokoto), Chris Azubogu (PDP, Anambra) and Unyime Idem (PDP, Akwa Ibom).
The committee is expected to meet with its Senate counterpart to harmonize the differences in the versions passed by two chambers in July before proceeding on a house recess.