Senate cancels tuesday’s plenary, seeks legal view on Onnoghen’s suspension.

The clerk of the Senate, Mr Nelson Ayewoh has announced that the Senate has cancelled its plenary earlier scheduled for tomorrow Tuesday January 29 2018. Although Ayewoh didn’t site any reason for the cancellation of the scheduled plenary, he announced that the Senate will reconvene on the earlier scheduled date, February 19th.
The Senate today also approached the Supreme Court for the interpretation of the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. The Senate has asked the apex court to determine whether President Muhammadu Buhari acted within his powers by suspending the CJN or otherwise.

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