The Allied Individuals’s Motion has requested the Speaker of the Home of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, to declare vacant the seat of the lawmaker representing Yewa South and Ipokia Federal Constituency, Hon. Kolawole Lawal Mobolorunduro, if he fails to return to the occasion inside seven days.
The Ogun lawmaker, fondly addressed as KLM, was reported to have introduced his defection from the APM on the ground of the Home on Tuesday.
He was mentioned to have defected to his former political occasion, the All Progressives Congress (APC).
However the leaders of the APM mentioned they acquired the information of his defection with shock, having received his election beneath the APM.
The occasion leaders, in a press release collectively signed by the Nationwide Chairman, Yusuf Dantalle; the Nationwide Secretary, Ayodele Oyadeyi Adebayo and Nationwide Vice Chairman, Adeniyi Odunlami, on Thursday, mentioned, “assumptions and withdrawal of membership of any affiliation is procedural and political occasion is not any exception.
“As an Honourable member of the law-making organ of this nice nation Nigeria, it’s anticipated that you simply uphold in its highest kind, the sanctity of the structure of the car (political occasion) that gives you the platform to emerge a Member of the Home of Representatives and the structure of the Federal Republic of Nigeria which legally, you’re the custodian.
“Recklessly and in aberration of the structure of the APM, you tendered a letter of your defection to the management of the Home of Representatives with none communication together with your occasion (APM), and the speaker of the Home of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, with out recourse to due course of, and in flagrant disregard for the structure of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, went forward to announce on flooring of the Home to the world, the illegality known as defection. That is an affront on constitutionality and democracy!” the occasion alleged.
Making calls for, the occasion leaders maintained that, “In view of the plain standing of each the structure of APM on whose platform KLM emerged a member of the Home of Representatives and the supply of Part 68 subsection (1)G & 2 of the structure of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the Allied Individuals’s Motion reject in totality, the illegality perpetrated by HON. KOLAWOLE LAWAL MOBOLORUNDURO (KLM) and the Speaker of the Home of Representatives, HON. FEMI GBAJABIAMILA and due to this fact demand the next, with rapid impact:
“Retraction of the purported announcement of defection KLM by the Speaker, Gbajabiamila or declare the seat vacant.
“Public apology to our nice occasion, the Allied Peoples Motion. The apology have to be seen in a minimum of ten (10) Nationwide dailies (Print and Digital).
“A letter of apology to the Allied Peoples Motion from the Speaker, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila.”
The occasion mentioned these actions have to be taken inside a most of seven days from date of the announcement of defection.
“Any failure on the a part of the speaker of the Home of Representatives HON. FEMI GBAJABIAMILA and HON. KOLAWOLE LAWAL MOBOLORUNDURO (KLM) to satisfy any of those situations, the APM shall be left with no alternative however to method the Court docket of Regulation to hunt redress on the obnoxious illegality.
“For the data, The Allied Individuals’s Motion is likely one of the youngest political events registered a number of months earlier than the 2019 basic election. The occasion is united, steady and wholesome on the nationwide, states, native governments and ward ranges throughout Nigeria,” it was mentioned.