• Bill on immunity for Saraki, Dogara causes chaos in House of Reps

    Bill on immunity for Saraki, Dogara causes chaos in House of Reps

    The House of Representatives on Tuesday recorded a rowdy session over a bill seeking to provide immunity for principal officers of the National Assembly.

    Those to be covered will include the President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of Representatives.

    In this instance, that will mean Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki and Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara.

    Sponsor of the bill intending to alter section 308 of the 1999 Constitution, Leo Ogor (PDP-Delta), said immunity for the leadership of the legislature would guarantee […]