Abuja - Hundreds of aggrieved youths on Tuesday besieged the premises of the National Assembly and demanded the immediate resignation of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki.
The protesting youths under the aegis of Occupy National Assembly also demanded that the federal lawmakers should immediately revisit the grey areas identified in the 2016 budget by President Muhammadu Buhari.
They also asked the 36 senators who had so far collected their own exotic jeeps to return them immediately or face the wrath of Nigerians.
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The protesters marched from the Unity Fountain within the Central Area of the city to the National Assembly.
The protesters forced their way to the main gate, defiling all security network mounted by regular and riot police officers.
Armed with with placards containing various inscriptions, the protesters vowed to seal off the assembly complex for the initial three days to see whether their demands would be met.
- News 24