PDP commends Osinbajo, demands Buhari's expulsion from UK — NASS Siege

Dr Abdulmumin Jibrin speaks during an interview on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019

Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has condemned the earlier blockage of the National Assembly complex by men of the Department of State Services (DSS), describing the action as "madness".

Some DSS operatives had blocked the National Assembly gate Tuesday morning.

"That was the explanation, which the IGP also tendered to the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, who summoned both Daura and Idris to the Villa to explain their roles in the siege on the NASS".

The blockade came amid heightened tensions between lawmakers and the presidency.

Daura was appointed to head the agency on 2 July following the sacking of Ita Ekpeyong by President Muhammadu Buhari.

The attention of former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has been drawn to an illegal and undemocratic attempt by fascist forces to break into the National Assembly for the objective of furthering the agenda to force a change in the Nigerian Senate's leadership.

The defections cost the APC its Senate majority and present a challenge to Buhari's re-election bid because most of those who left joined the opposition People's Democratic Party which ruled Nigeria from 1999 until Buhari took office in May 2015. The executive arm of government has issued a red alert that the recess may lead to a government shutdown.

"Nigerians and global community have continuously watched this administration, harass and intimidate the legislature and Judiciary as well as others in opposition in their bid to create a dictatorial regime".

"We are aware that when a regime exhausts idea of what to do and loses the legitimacy that brought it to power, it could be risky like a bull in China shop but truth is that Nigeria will survive this regime and laugh last".

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