From the videos and accounts of the incident have been too numerous that one might not be able to get the full picture of what happened. Inspire Naija will analyse the various videos and create a timeline of the events of that day.
Video 1: Hon. Evans Bipi narrates how he beat up house leader, Chidi Llyod and others
This is the last video to go viral but it is the first video on the timeline of this events. According to reports from the commissioner of information, Ibim Semintari and House leader, Chidi Llyod, the house leader and other members of the house were attacked inside the premises when members of the house were still exchanging pleasantries. Though, there was no video of the real attack as it was said that the journalists were still setting up and could not capture the attack. But this video gives credibility to the claims as
Video 2: The Alleged Impeachment of the Speaker Conducted by Evans Bipi and Co.
After the Attack, 5 Lawmakers led by
Video 3: The Re-entry of Chidi Lyod and his 'macing' of Honourable Chinda
An apparently enraged Leader, Chidi Llyod, who Evans Bipi claimed to have beaten in the first video re-enters the chambers just about when the Bipi and his followers were about ending the sitting in video 2 and attacked the house members using the 'fake' mace as a weapon on honourable Chinda. Evans Bipi can be seen running around in the video.
Video 4: Attempt by Evans Bipi and his thugs to re-enter the Chambers
After the attack by Chidi Llyod in video 3, the other faction of the house led by speaker, Dan Amachree allegedly sat later in the afternoon to consider the governors budget amendments. Evans Bipi returned during this session with thugs but were refused entry into the chambers by security agents. The deputy Governor, Tele Ikuru, tried to console Evans Ibipi all to no avail. With Evans saying that his annoyance was that the governor insulted the president.
The events on this videos is despicable and embarrassing to Nigeria's democracy and should be condemned no matter who was wrong or right. That's my verdict. What is your verdict on the scandal?