Government of United Kingdom (UK) revealed that it will closely monitor political developments in Nigeria following reports of blockade of National Assembly entrance by officials of the Department of State Service (DSS).
The British Government has made this known in a statement from its High Commission in Abuja on Tuesday.
It said: “We are closely monitoring the situation and other political developments in Nigeria.
“The United Kingdom supports a process whereby the people of Nigeria can exercise their democratic rights to vote and be voted for.”
UK government declared its “unwavering support for a free, fair, credible and peaceful process and the independence of institutions, which allow for that”.