7 August 2018

Nigeria: Finally, Senators, Reps Allowed to Enter National Assembly

Photo: The Guardian
National assembly.

Some senators and members of the House of Representatives have been allowed entrance into the National Assembly.

At 8.15 a.m. Tuesday morning, the lawmakers, who were initially denied access, were called in by security officers.

Senators Ben Murray Bruce, Biodun Olujimi, Rafiu Ibrahim, Isa Misau, Abdullahi Gumel all entered the premises.

Some members of the House of Representatives also entered.

PREMIUM TIMES could not independently ascertain why the lawmakers were allowed into the chamber.

More on This

Masked SSS Personnel 'Want More Guns' As NASS Siege Unfolds

Mask-wearing officers of the State Security Services have thrown a cordon over the National Assembly, in what some… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2018 Premium Times. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.