The leadership of the National Assembly has commenced its meeting with the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakub.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Yakubu Dogara announced via Twitter, that the meeting, which is being chaired by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki was ongoing at the the National Assembly.
“Speaker of @HouseNGR @YakubDogara and President of @NGRSenate @bukolasaraki now meeting with Chairman of @inecnigeria Prof Mahmud Yakubu over #2019Elections in @nassnigeria”, the tweet read.
Saraki had stated during a press conference on Wedneday, that the leadership of the National Assembly will meet with Yakub.
The presidency and members of the civil society had called on the National Assembly to take a break from it’s annual recess to attend to President Muhammadu Buhari’s virement request as well the supplementary budget.