You’re on international TV, comport yourselves, Buhari tells lawmakers

President Muhammadu Buhari has
cautioned lawmakers in the joint
session of the National Assembly to
comport themselves as they are on
television and being watched across
the world.
Buhari who is currently at the
Assembly presenting the 2019 Budget
was being heckled by some lawmakers
believed to be members of the
opposition.
While some lawmakers stood up to
give the President a clap , some others
heckled him shouting, ‘Lies ,
propaganda’ .
One of them called Buhari, ‘ grass
cutter’ in reference to the scandal
which the last Secretary to the
Government of the Federation ,
Babachir Lawal , was enmeshed.
When the President was stating the
achievements of his administration in
the area of fighting corruption, some
lawmakers shouted him down , saying ,
‘propaganda , which corruption are
you fighting’? ‘ Grass cutter’
Buhari had also claimed that every
state was being touched by the Federal
Government in the area of road
construction.

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