There are indications the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu may be impeached today.
A message from the Senate President’s Social Media Officer, Bankole Omisore sent to www.e247mag.com on WhatsApp indicate 33 Senators allegedly met with the Director General of DSS at DSS’ headquarters last night to perfect the plot.
The alleged plot preceded the planned meeting of the two leadership of the National Assembly scheduled for today, Tuesday at 12:00 noon to deliberate on some pressing national issues.
It is expected to be followed by another meeting with the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) led by its Chairman, Prof Mahmud Yakubu.
The reports in some national dailies yesterday hinted that once the Senate leadership is overthrown, the Senate would immediately consider the virement budget of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and also approve pending nominations in the Senate.
The APC government, acxording to reports is also alleged to be reaching out to some Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) senators, especially those who have Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) queries in order to give them a clean bill once they defect to the APC.
The message the Saraki’s camp received from a reliable source, according to Omisore reads:
“Reports available as about 12:21am today has it that about 30 senators are allegedly currently meeting with DG of DSS now at DSS headquarters.
The plot is to illegally impeach SP and DSP tomorrow.
Ahmed LAWAN to emerge as SP and Hope UZODIMA as DSP.”