HALT CONSTITUTION REVIEW, GOVERNORS TELL SPEAKERS
Governors have asked speakers of the 36 Houses of Assembly to halt their consideration of amendments to the 1999 Constitution till next month following “irreconciliable differences” in four areas.
The speakers offered to stay action on only two of the four items.
An 18-man joint panel has been raised to resolve the dispute.
Governors in the panel are Rauf Aregbesola(Osun); Nasir El-Rufai(Kaduna); Aminu Tambuwal(Sokoto); Nyesom Wike(Rivers); Dave Umahi(Ebonyi); Rotimi Akeredolu(Ondo); Abdulfatah Ahmed(Kwara); Ben Ayade(Cross River) andHassan Dankwabo(Gombe).