The Senate on Monday said it would debate the Friday invasion of the residence of the Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili, by security agents next week. The red chamber vowed to treat the issue as a matter of urgent national importance.
The Chairman, Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Senator Opeyemi Bamidele, said this during an oversight visit to the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, in his Office on Monday in Abuja.
The chairman said, “We cannot pretend not to be aware of the embarrassing situation regarding the invasion of the residence of Justice Mary Odili on Friday by security agents.
“Without joining issue with anyone, we will take the matter seriously by the time we resume plenary session. We will discuss it as a matter of urgent of national importance.”