PROTEST AT NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OVER FINANCIAL AUTONOMY FOR JUDICIARY

There was a protest over the non-implementation of the financial autonomy for the judiciary at the gate of the National Assembly in Abuja. on Tuesday.

Members of the Parliamentary Workers Association of Nigeria, who held the protest, threatened to shut down all State Assemblies in the country if their demands are not met.

In a video clip, President of the Parliamentary Workers Association of Nigeria, Mohammed Usman,  said, “Enough is enough, when there is no legislation, there is no country. They want to deny the independence of the legislature, we will not allow that. If they continue to deny us financial autonomy, we will use everything in our arsenal to fight them.

“We are after the governors, we are after the implementation committee that the needful must be done.

“In the next six days, if the implementation is not done, we will shut down the whole 36 states assemblies including the National Assembly.”

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