There is too much in the electoral bill to be thrown away – NBA President, Olumide Akpata

President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Olumide Akpata has said that the electoral bill should be passed because there is too much in it for it to be ‘thrown away’. Reacting to President Buhari withholding assent to the bill

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I will sign electoral bill if NASS includes consensus candidates and indirect primaries – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has explained why he didn’t sign the electoral bill which was passed in the national assembly in 2021. The President in an interview on Channels Television, expressed readiness to sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill if the

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Buhari’s refusal to sign electoral bill not surprising – Senate spokesman

Nigerian senate spokesperson, Ajibola Basiru has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to sign the electoral bill is not surprising. Basiru who spoke in an interview on Channels Television, said he would have been surprised if Buhari assented the electoral

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Senate passes Electoral Bill, votes for NCC and NASS to determine use of electronic transmission

The Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill was passed on Thursday July 15, following a clause-by-clause consideration of the report of the Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Though the Committee had in its report recommended in Section 52(3) that, INEC

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