Politics

Police return stolen Senate mace

The Nigerian police have returned the mace stolen by some hoodlums from the Senate on Wednesday.

The mace which was recovered by the police later on  Wednesday after it was abandoned by the hoodlums, was brought back by the DIG operations, Joshak Habila.

He handed it over to the chief security officer of the National Assembly, who then passed it to the Sergeant-at-Arms.

The mace has been taken into the chambers, said Yusuph Olaniyonu, media adviser to the senate president, Bukola Saraki.