The drama at the National Assembly Complex today has since been flying around the world.
We previously write HERE The drama whereby the Speaker of the House of Reps was not allowed to enter the National Assembly, the Senate President couldn’t access the complex freely, the passage way to the complex became climbing over the gate amidst of teargas. More photos from the scene below this article.
The Senate President, David Mark, has announced an immediate closure of the National Assembly after an attempt to stop the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, from the assembly, plunged the complex into chaos.
Police fired teargas to push back a surging crowd Thursday after Mr. Tambuwal was denied access thrice before his loyalists smuggled him into the House of Representatives’ chamber later.
Apparently invoking his powers as the chairman of the National Assembly, David Mark announced an immediate adjournment of the two chambers till Tuesday to forestall a breakdown of law and order.
Mr. Mark had reportedly met Mr. Tambuwal in solidarity after the speaker successfully gained access into the chamber.
yet unclear whether the Reps members will abide by Mr. Mark’s declaration.