The national assembly apart from approving the IMF LOAN seem not to have ended there, a Bill for an Act to repeal the Quarantine Act, and enact the Control of Infectious Diseases bill, was also passed and went through second reading in the House of Representatives.
The bill which was sponsored by the Speaker of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila seeks to empower the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and make it more proactive.
Leading the debate, Gbajabiamila said that the (NCDC) had very little powers to carry out its mandate even though it is a body with great professionals.
This have cause an uproar on social media, resulting from the rush passage, the bill as created an hash tag #StoptheNCDCBill.
Reacted to the development social media users have shown grievance and suspicion in the rush passage of the bill base on their comment.
Some have said it is an attempt to implant the infamous anti-Christ chip on Nigerians, others believe the government try to take away Nigerians fundamental human rights, some others tries to takes us back to the video warning of pastor Chris, the head pastor of Christ Embassy International, which he claim the 5G network was to effect plan install a one world government.
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