Abuja - Senators elected under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have resolved to block any attempt to remove Bukola Saraki as the Senate President, reports NewsDay.
The PDP senators, who met on Monday, concluded that the trial of Saraki by the Code of Conduct Tribunal was political.
The senators resolved that they would use their numerical strength to defend Saraki and prevent a situation where external forces would determine the fate of its principal officers at all times.
Also read: APC shops for Saraki’s replacement
They resolved that the best they could do was to save the institution of the Senate from ridicule, especially following what was perceived as procedural error in the trial of Saraki so far.
There were reports that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is shopping for a replacement for the embattled Senate President.
Read more at NewsDay.
- News 24