Abuja - The leadership of the Senate has concluded plans to suspend six senators for their involvement in a recent petition to the police over alleged forgery of Senate rules, reports Vanguard.
The six senators have been accused of breaching the rule of not just the Senate in particular but also the National Assembly in general.
They are expected to be placed on indefinite suspension pending the submission of an investigation into allegations against them.
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Their suspension is expected to be tabled on the floor of the Senate when its resumes on Tuesday.
The six senators are die-hard loyalists of Senator Ahmad Lawan, who lost his Senate Presidency bid to Senator Bukola Saraki.
Among the six senators are: Senator Kabiru Marafa, representing Zamfara Central and Suleiman Hunkuyi, representing Kaduna North.
Read more at Vanguard.
- News 24