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Senate Adjourns Sitting Due To Inavailability Of Senators

The Nigerian Senate, today, has been forced to adjourn plenary to Wednesday after just about ten minutes of sitting over lack of quorum (Lack Of Availability Of its Members).
Senate President, Bukola Saraki

The sitting was attended by five Senators out of 109 and after the opening prayers by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola SarakiSenator Olushola Adeyeye moved for adjournment.
Adeyeye said it was not normal in parliamentary practice for sitting to take place when a quorum was not formed.
“Mr. President, distinguished colleagues, you can see that we have not formed a quorum. So, I want to move for adjournment to Wednesday. I so move. ”
Seconding the motion, Senate Deputy Minority leader, Emmanuel Bwacha said the adjournment was appropriate, and the motion was adopted by the Senate President.
Those present at the plenary that started at about 10:30am were: Senate President, Senator Bukola SarakiSenator Philip AdudaSenator Emmanuel Bwacha; Senator Olushola AdeyeyeSenator Shaba Lafiagi.

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