Elections postponement: National Assembly shifts resumption date

The National Assembly has announced the postponement of its resumption earlier scheduled for Tuesday Feb. 19 to Tuesday Feb. 26.

The Clerk to the National Assembly, Mr Mohammed Sani-Omolori made this known in a statement to NAN on Sunday.

He said the postponement became necessary following the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections rescheduled for Saturday Feb. 23.
“This is to inform all distinguished senators and honourable members that resumption of plenary session earlier scheduled for Tuesday Feb. 19 has been postpones to Tuesday, Feb. 26 due to the postponement of the national elections.

“All distinguished senators and honourable members are expected to resume plenary session by 10 a.m. on Feb. 26 please,” he said.
The Senate had on Jan. 24, adjourned plenary till Feb. 19, to enable preparations for the Feb. 16 Presidential and National Assembly elections.

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