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Ambode 2019 Update: Lagos Assembly Members Call Off Recess, Resume Monday

The Lagos state House of Assembly may have called off  its  ongoing recess as members have been summoned to reconvene on Monday.
The development may not be unconnected with  the unfolding political updates in the state ,especially as it affects the ruling All progressive Party,(APC) and moves towards its primary elections due to hold in about fourteen days , ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Thepage checks revealed that contrary to  report that leadership of the APC in the state have unleashed the legislators against the incumbent governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode,to the extent that he was instructed to withdraw his recently obtained intent and  nomination form to seek reelection or be impeached, nothing of such has happened.
Sources at the House of Assembly mentioned that at no time did the House sat to deliberate on such an issue,just as it was discovered that report of  a letter to the effect,purported to have been written to the Governor by the Speaker of the House of Assembly must have come too soon.
Sources further mentioned that decision. to take such step  could not have been made because the House is still on recess, adding however,that members are expected to reconvene on Monday even though the agenda of the Monday session has not been perfected.
 Media reports had it on Tuesday that a
 day after Governor Akinwunmi Ambode officially declared his bid for a second term, emerged a threat to impeach him.
The impeachment threat is said not to be  unconnected to an ongoing rift between Ambode and APC national leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, even as it was reported that 57 council chairmen, who are fiercely loyal to Tinubu, have met and pledged their support to his preferred candidate, Jide Sanwo-Olu.
Ambode now faces the task of beating Sanwo-Olu and another APC stalwart, Obafemi Hamzat, in the primary if allowed to contest for  the party ticket.

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