Abuja - The security details of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, has been reinstated by the State Security Service, Premium Times reports.
The security details of the Speaker was withdrawn by the federal government after he defected to opposition party, All Progressive Congress, (APC) from the People's Democratic Party (PDP).
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It will be recalled that the police and DSS withdrew their men from the Speaker, following his October 28, 2014 defection to the All Progressives Congress from the Peoples Democratic Party.
Tambuwal, who later emerged as the APC’s governorship candidate in Sokoto State, remained without official security protection until Wednesday’s development.
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