House Embarks on Annual Vacation, to Resume Plenary Sept 15


By Udora Orizu

The House of Representatives on Thursday adjourned plenary till September 15, 2020 to enable members proceed on the annual summer vacation.

The adjournment followed the adoption of a motion moved by the Leader of the House, Hon. Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, and seconded by the Minority Leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu.

The House, following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, reduced plenary session to once a week and also had a five-week shutdown of legislative activities.

In June, the lawmakers embarked on a two-week break to celebrate its one-year anniversary.