Clerk of National Assembly, Mohammed Sani-Omolori has confirmed receipt of the Proclamation Letter of 9th Assembly
Omolori made the confirmation while briefing selected journalists in his office on Thursday.
He said the letter by implication takes effect from 12 midnight on Saturday 8th of June.
President Mohammadu Buhari had last week forwarded the letter to the Clerk in fulfilment of provision of Section 63 (4) of the Nigerian constitution.
Omolori’s confirmation of the proclamation letter however comes as lawmakers in both chambers held valedictory sessions to mark the end of the 8th Assembly.
The Clerk is expected to officiate the proclamation and inauguration of the 9th Assembly on Tuesday 11th of June, 2019.