The Nigerian Senate is turning into a motor-park due to the drama evolving there as political intrigues and plots to effect a change in the Senate leadership intensified on Tuesday.
Following the take over of the National Assembly on Tuesday by operatives of Nigeria police and the Department of State Services, DSS, allegedly to help senators loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari, impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, some senators loyal to Saraki forced their way into the National Assembly and then prevented the pro-Buhari senators from carrying out their plan..
Recall that the leadership of the National Assembly had yesterday called for an emergency meeting of principal officers today, Tuesday, at 12 noon.
Those senators are now in front of the Senate chambers ahead of their meeting.
Senators seen in the complex include Senators Biodun Olujimi, Rafiu Ibrahim, Aidoko Atai, Gessom, Ogembe, Ben Bruce, Isa Misau, Peter Nwaboshi, Solomon Lah, Shittu, Emmanuel Bwacha, Gilbert and others.
CHECKPOINTCHARLEY was informed that those loyal to Buhari have relocated to the an Abuja hotel hotel, where they intend to impeach Saraki.