Following the assassination attempt on the life of Deputy Senate President,Ike Ekweremadu and members of his family, The Senate has instructed its Committee on Police Affairs to investigate this matter. It would be recalled that Ekweremadu’s Apo, Abuja residence was invaded by armed men who evaded security as early as 4 a.m. on Tuesday.
Ekweremadu narrated the ordeal to his colleagues at plenary on Tuesday, noting that one of the armed men was arrested. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, berated the Nigeria Police for their alleged late response to Ekweremadu’s emergency calls. He also mandated the committee to follow up on the investigations by the police