Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has assured Nigerians that the National Assembly will work with the Presidency to restore sanity to the country, especially, the troubled Plateau States and the Northeast.
Saraki, who, together with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, met with President Muhammadu Buhari today, Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said that they commiserated with the President over the recent killing in Plateau State.
He said that part of the briefing which the President gave was steps that are being taken to forestall reoccurrence and restore sanity in that part of the country.
Saying that the killing in Plateau is a great concern to the President and members of the National Assembly also, the Senate President said that the two arms of the government will work towards seeing what can be done with NEMA and security agencies for the affected people.
“We will all work towards it. Nobody is happy with it and we will all come together to ensure that we restore sanity.
“We commiserate with all families. It is our own intention to also go and pay our own condolence visit to the people of Plateau.
“Our general appeal at the end of the day is that we all live together in peace and harmony and we will continue to do our best to see that this kind of thing does not happen again.”