You can continue with the protests if your demands are not met in 2 weeks – Gbajabiamila
The Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila has called for an end to the protests across the country, arguing that policy matters cannot be met overnight.
Bashir Ahmad the President’s personal assistant on new media disclosed this via Twitter on Sunday.
He said this is following the meeting, the leadership of the National Assembly had with Presudent Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday.
He said Gbajabiamila congratulated the protesters for a job well done assuring them that they can continue with the protests if their demands are not met in two weeks
Present at the meeting that held at the State House in Abuja were Senate President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan; and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila.
The NASS leadership stated that the demands of the protesters have been met.
On his part, the Senate President Ahmed Lawan urged the protesters to give the government time to work on their other demands.
He said the demonstrations that now involve blocking of roads will have an enormous economic impact on the country.