The Management of the National Assembly have began clearance for members of the Senate and the House of Representatives as their term in office comes to an end.
The announcement was made by the Clerk of the House, Yahaya Danzaria during the plenary on Wednesday.
The 9th Assembly is expected to end by the first week of June, while the 10th Assembly will be inaugurated on June 13, 2023. The Speaker of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila read the notice to the members of the House.
In the notice, Danzaria told all members to collect their clearance forms for the payment of severance gratuity from the Office of the Clerk of the House and submit it after completion before Friday, June 9, 2023, in Annex Room 2.154 or 2.031, Finance and Accounts Directorate.
Over 30 billion Naira has been budgeted for the severance and welcome packages of the outgoing and incoming members and aides in the 2023 Appropriation Act.