President Buhari Meets With National Assembly Leaders
Following the refusal of President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Electoral Ammendment Bill, a closed door meeting was held with members of the National Assembly on Thursday night.
Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara led the principal officers of the National Assembly to the meeting which started just after 9 pm and ended more than one hour later.
The agenda of the meeting was not made public.
Apart from the Senate President and Speaker, others at the meeting are the Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan; Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Lasun Yusuf; House Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila; and Senator Sola Adeyeye.
The Chief Whip of the House of Reps, Al-Hassan Dogowa, Deputy Whip, Pally Iriase, and Philip Aduda and others.
Apart from Aduda no other member of the Peoples Democratic Party was present with the Deputy Senate President also absent.