IGP Orders Indefinite Closure of Ondo Assembly

By: Temitope Adedeji, Akure

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the indefinite closure of the Ondo State House of Assembly.

Mr Malachi Coker, the factional Speaker of the House of Assembly, made this known to newsmen in Akure on Monday.

Coker said the Assembly had adjourned sitting indefinitely following the police action.

He said: “For now, the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has directed that the Assembly should be locked.


“On Friday, Feb, 3, the police brought a warrant that the Assembly should be locked indefinitely and that was after the House had adjourned its sitting at a plenary held on Thursday, Feb. 2.”



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