The Ogun State Police Command on Thursday confirmed that suspected hoodlums invaded the premises of the Ogun State House of Assembly.
The suspected hoodlums burgled the office of the Speaker of Ogun State House of Assembly, Olakunle Oluomo overnight and escaped with the mace.
The mace is the official symbol and sign of the authority of the legislature.
The Police spokesperson in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident to Channels Television.
He noted that the coat of the arm on the mace has been recovered but the stick is still missing.
He added that investigations have been launched to unravel those who are behind the incident and the motive behind their action.