Acting President condemns invasion of National Assembly

By Timothy Choji, Abuja

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has condemned Tuesday’s unauthorised takeover of the National Assembly by men of the Directorate of State Security, DSS.

Violation of constitutional order
Professor Osinbajo described the action as ‘a gross violation of constitutional order, rule of law and all acceptable notions of law and order.’

A statement from the Office of the Acting President said; “the unlawful act, which was done without the knowledge of the Presidency is condemnable and completely unacceptable. 

“By this statement, Professor Osinbajo is consequently assuring Nigerians that all persons within the law enforcement apparatus who participated in this travesty will be identified and subjected to appropriate disciplinary action,” the statement reads.


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