It was a solemn moment, as the sponsor of the motion, which came as a motion of urgent public importance, Representative Sani Zorro, appealed to the House to set up an ad-hoc committee to visit the scene and assess the situation on ground.
Lawmakers, who contributed to the lengthy debate that followed, described the incident as a sad development that must be investigated.
This resolution enjoyed the support of the House and was approved unanimously.
It was an incident that Nigerians are still coming to terms with, even though the military has said that the incident was a regrettable one.
Several of the injured persons are receiving treatment at different hospitals in the capital city, Maiduguri, with an official of the state government saying54 of them are in stable condition.
After the debate on the issue, the House resolved to send a 10-man committee to visit the scene and assess the situation on ground.
A minute silence was also observed in honour of those who lost their lives in the incident.