JUST IN: Thugs attack Plateau state House of Assembly members [PHOTOS]

There was pandemonium at the Plateau State ‘House of Assembly in the early hours of Monday November 1st as thugs gained access from the back of the assembly complex to wreck havoc and attempt to remove members who were already seated in the house. Security personnel were taken by surprise when the thugs attempted to … The article was originally published on Politics Nigeria.

JUST IN: Thugs attack Plateau state House of Assembly members [PHOTOS]

There was pandemonium at the Plateau State ‘House of Assembly in the early hours of Monday November 1st as thugs gained access from the back of the assembly complex to wreck havoc and attempt to remove members who were already seated in the house.

Security personnel were taken by surprise when the thugs attempted to stop the speaker of the house, Yakubu Sanda and some members of the House from going ahead with any proceedings which led to a response and clash with youths who were protesting outside the complex.

Soon afterwards, the security agencies moved in to forestall the breakdown of law and order as they ordered everyone out of the complex and also tear gassed persons who resisted as they scampered for safety.

All roads leading to the Plateau State House of Assembly were barricaded as youths bearing various placards protesting in support of the embattled speaker, Nuhu Abok Ayuba who was impeached last week.

Recent reports has also shown the embattled speaker in a video as he sat with other members and made a video calling for restoration of a Legal process and proceedings in the house and advocated for the intervention of democratic stakeholders.

In the short video being circulated, the embattled Speaker, Abok ‘Nuhu Ayuba and 11 other were seen appealing to all speakers of various house of Assemblies in ‘Nigeria, Governor’s Forum snd the President to intervene and restore justice to office the Plateau Speaker and ‘House of Assembly in Plateau State.

The article was originally published on Politics Nigeria.