The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has relieved the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal DauraDaura of his job.
The DSS and the Police had locked down the National Assembly on Tuesday, even as the Senate leadership had scheduled a meeting to hold in the chambers in the afternoon.
Lawmakers who came with the hope of attending the meeting were denied entry into the Assembly by the security operatives.
Lawmakers elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress had dissociated themselves from the security operatives’ actions, even as the opposition Peoples Democratic Party had accused the Executive and APC lawmakers of an attempt to truncate democracy.
The Vice President has come under severe criticism over the action of the DSS this morning, most people who spoke Sunrisebulletin.com, felt the vice President been a senior advocate of law should have properly guide the activities of the DSS.
With this development, the vice president, Yemi Osinbajo has reinforce confidence in the rule of law.