Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Dogara announced his withdrawal from the All Progressives Congress (APC) in a letter he read on the floor on Tuesday
He said he had to defect back to the party on whose platform he originally came to the House.
The House has adjourned sitting till after the general election, 19th February, 2019.
Two other APC lawmakers, Edward Pwajok (Plateau) and Ahmed Yerima (Bauchi) also announced their defection.
Their letters were also read by the Speaker.