Home / Uncategorized / #NotTooYoungToRun: Protesters shut down National Assembly gate – VIDEO

#NotTooYoungToRun: Protesters shut down National Assembly gate – VIDEO

Protesters on Tuesday shut down the main entrance of the National Assembly gate as security officials denied them entrance to speak with lawmakers, Premium Times has reported.

The protesters are members of the ‘I support #NottooYoungtoRun’ movement who seek a constitutional backing for young Nigerians to be able to vie for elective positions.

On Tuesday, the protesters gathered at the Unity Fountain, Abuja for a rally. The rally which was concluded with a solidarity match to the main entrance of the National Assembly gate with the intention to speak with the lawmakers was foiled by the security operatives.

The protesters in their hundreds blocked the roads and refused vehicles to exit or gain entrance to the National Assembly.

Watch Senator representing Kogi West Dino Melaye addressing the protesters:

Share this

About Ekpo Esito

Check Also

AIG to restructure into three new units, marking CEO’s first big move

American International Group Inc (AIG.N) said on Monday it will reorganize into three new business …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *