As the 8th National Assembly comes to an end, the outgoing lawmakers have been instructed of a 3 day optimum to hand over their office keys.
The lawmakers received the instruction on Thursday from the Committee on Recovery and Preparation of the 8th Assembly Offices’ Furniture and Equipment for Ninth Senate, which was initialed by the National Assembly management.
The announcement was made by Senate President Bukola Saraki at the beginning of the valedictory session of the 8th Assembly at the National Assembly Complex in Abuja.
He read out the letter which contained the instruction and entitled “Handing Over of Office Keys, Furniture Equipment,” Saraki called on the lawmakers to hand them over from Thursday till Saturday.
Saraki said, “Please inform all the distinguished senators that the handing over of office keys, furniture and office equipment will commence today, Thursday June 6 through to Saturday the June 8.
”Distinguished senators are, accordingly, enjoined to contact the committee in charge of the exercise in the Senate Committee Room 107 which is in the new Senate Building between the hours of 9 a.m., to 5p.m.,for the handing over.”
The 8th Senate will come to an end on June 6 and was inaugurated on June 9, 2015. While the Ninth National Assembly will be inaugurated on June 11.