• APC lawmaker kicks against immunity for NASS leaders

    APC lawmaker kicks against immunity for NASS leaders

    Sen.Yusuf Yusuf (APC-Taraba) has called for the removal of the aspect of immunity clause pertaining to criminal offences committed by political office holders.

    Yusuf, who is the Vice-Chairman, Senate Committee on Science and Technology, made the call on Thursday following the move in the House of Representatives to accord immunity to principal officers of the National Assembly.

    According to him, the immunity clause should set aside the section dealing with specific crimes.

    “Why should there even be immunity in the first place? For […]