Pro-Buhari lawmakers rally against impeachment plot to unseat Buhari.

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Lawmakers rally against impeachment plot to unseat President Muhammadu Buhari.

Some lawmakers under the archaic of Parliamentary Support Group (PSG) loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari revealed that they have started congregate signatures to back the president in the ongoing rift between the executive and national assembly.

The lawmakers also stated that they are standing by their claim that the lawmakers in the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) are the behind the impeachment plot against Buhari.

The group which consist of some members of the Senate — had kicked against the plot that the national assembly issued Buhari after a joint session of the two chambers.

Abdulmumin Jibrin, revealed in a statement on Thursday, revealed that PSG was necessitated because of the “unabated attack on Buhari on the floor of the house.”

“We wish to categorically state that the ongoing taking of signatures of Members in the House of Representatives by the PSG is NOT for the purpose of impeaching the Speaker but to reaffirm our support for Mr President and consolidate his support base in the House,” Jibrin said.

He also said that while the group has no interior motive of impeaching Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house, it is currently collecting the signatures “to reaffirm our support for Mr President and consolidate his support base in the house.”

“For the purpose of emphasis, the statements I signed after the joint Executive session is not in my personal capacity but on behalf of members of the PSG in the Senate and House of Representatives who will address a joint world press conference in due course.”

“While we focus on mobilizing support for Mr. President in the House, we challenge the leadership of the APC caucus in the House of Representatives to stand up and be counted in support of our party, the APC and government. We hope they will do the needful.”

Dogara and Senate President Bukola Saraki are among members of the new-PDP reportedly plotting to dump the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged marginalization.

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