United Democratic Alliance party nominated Senator Hon Gloria Orwoba has suffered a huge blow after she was suspended from the Senate chamber until February next year. The Suspension was to take place effective immediately.
According to reports from the Senate, the vocal legislator was accused of making controversial allegations without providing actual proof. Senator Orwoba is being accused of alleging that there are instances of the pursuit of sexual favors in the Parliament.
The youthful lawmaker is also accused of posting the allegations of sexual favors in the Senate Business WhatsApp Group on diverse dates without substantiating the allegations. Her move forced the Senate Privileges Committee to suspend her immediately until next year in February.
Senator Gloria Orwoba is not new to matters of controversy. Months ago she was kicked out of the Senate after she wore white trousers with red paint signifying menstrual Issues. She said that she was advocating for menstrual hygiene for young girls across the country.
She has been at the forefront of creating awareness and pushing for menstrual hygiene among school-going children. She has also partnered with donors and well-wishers to donate Sanity towels to girls in schools across the country.
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