With only two days until the presidential inauguration, The senate is now holding an emergency plenary session.
The 2022 supplementary appropriation act amendment bill, the CBN act amendment bill, the Nigerian minerals and mining act (repeal & re-enactment) bill, and the Nigerian weight and measures regulatory agency (establishment) bill are among the submitted bills for discussion.
Lawmakers are gradually making their way into the chambers, but the Senate President Ahmed Lawan presiding.
This is the second occasion in the 9th Senate that an emergency session has been called, the first being during the COVID-19 pandemic to allocate funds to combat the pandemic.
The specific agenda of this session remains unclear.