Assault allegations: Protesters storm National Assembly, demand prosecution of Sen. Abba


Protesters on Wednesday stormed the National Assembly complex in Abuja demanding the prosecution of Senator Elisha Abbo for assaulting a lady at a sex toy shop.

The protesters including popular activist Aisha Yesufu said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lawmaker, who is representing Adamawa North Senatorial District must be prosecuted alongside his police orderlies.
The protesters carried placards with various inscriptions, condemning the act assault and demanding justice.

Meanwhile, the Nigerian Senate has set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate allegations of assault against Senator Elisha Abbo.
Six men and two women have been chosen as members of the committee which will be headed by Senator Sam Egwu.

Senators Stella Oduah and Oluremi Tinubu are the women in the committee. The committee has two weeks to conclude it’s investigations.
The matter was raised as a point of order by Senator Uba Sani.