BREAKING: National Assembly shutdown, staff locked outside
shutdown by security operatives.
The decision to shut the complex might not be
unconnected with the preparations ahead of
President Muhammadu Buhari’s anticipated visit
to the National Assembly today to present the
estimates of the 2017 budget to a joint
Meanwhile, Buhari is currently in the Gambia and
it is not clear if he would be able to meet the
scheduled 12pm appointment.
It was gathered that members of staff have been
denied access and all other organisations
rendering services within the complex have been
Long queues of vehicles and crowds of anxious
people are noticed along the entry points at the
time of this report.