N’Assembly to resume plenary on Tuesday


Members of the National Assembly are set to resume plenary on Tuesday, April 28.

The Clerk of the Senate, Nelson Ayewoh in a statement informed the lawmakers in the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly that the plenary would begin at 10am. Ayewoh, however, noted that aides of the lawmakers would work from home but would be notified when needed in the office.

The statement came a day after the House of Representatives announced that it would resume plenary also on Tuesday.

The Clerk of the House, Patrick Giwa, announced this in a statement on Sunday.

“This is to inform all Members of the House of Representatives that the House will now resume plenary session on Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at 10.am.

“Members are advised to take note of the new date of resumption, please.

“The COVID-19 guidelines approved by the Federal Government and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and additional Guidelines developed by the House will be sent to Members’ pigeon holes for collection on resumption,” the statement read in part.

According to Ayewoh:

This is to inform Distinguished Senators of the Federal Republic of Nigeria that the Senate will now resume plenary on Tuesday, 28th April, 2020.

Distinguished Senators are by this notice expected to sit in plenary on Tuesday, 28th April, 2020 at 10:00am prompt.

Staff and Senators’ aides are to work from home and they will be notified when needed in the office for any special assignment.

Mr Nelson Ayewoh

Clerk of Senate.