Some lawmakers have been prevented from gaining entrance into the Ondo state House of Assembly, POLITICS NIGERIA has learned.

According to the deputy-minority Leader and Member representing Ondo West constituency 1, Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon. Leonard Tomide Akinribido, on Thursday afternoon, Members of the house who opposed the impeachment of deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, were prevented from entering the house of assembly to attend plenary.

Tomide in a statement via Twitter disclosed that the security officers at the gate of the assembly complex claimed that they were under strict instructions to deny all anti-impeachment lawmakers access.

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HAPPENING NOW: Anti-impeachment Honorable Members of the Ondo State House of Assembly prevented from entering the house of assembly today to attend plenary. Security officers at the gate claimed they are under strict instructions to deny all anti-impeachment lawmakers access pic.twitter.com/4GuYOy4aQm

— Tomide (@MrTomide) September 10, 2020