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Breaking: Uncertainty as Pro-Fubara, Wike lawmakers stage parallel sittings

There is anxiety in Rivers as the two factions of the State House of Assembly gear up to stage parallel sittings on Monday July 8, 2024.

On Sunday night, the Victor Oko-Jumbo-led House loyal to the State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara had in a letter by the Clerk, Dr. G. M Gillis-West, invited a new commissioner-nominee, Emmanuel Frank Fubara, to appear before it on Monday for screening and confirmation as a member box the State Executive Council.

Blueprint gathered that the Martin Amaewhule-led House loyal to the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nyesom Wike, will also hold plenary same day.

While the pro-Fubara lawmakers holds it string in an improvised Hallowed Chamber in the Government House, Port Harcourt, the pro-Wike legislators will sit at the State Assembly official quarters along Aba Road, also in the metropolis.

It will be their first sitting since the Court of Appeal judgement recognised the pro-Wike lawmakers as members of the House.

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