No Alteration In Electoral Act Amendment Bill- Gbajabiamila

Posted by - July 6, 2021

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila says there is no alteration in the Electoral Act Amendment Bill as being speculated in some quarters. Gbajabiamila said this when he reacted to a point on matters of privilege by Representative Ugouna Ozurigbo (APC-Imo) at Tuesday’s plenary on Tuesday in Abuja. Ozurigbo had claimed that he

INEC: Yakubu Assumes Office for Another 5-Year Tenure

Posted by - December 10, 2020
The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, on Thursday assumed office to commence his second tenure for a period of five year. Yakubu at the expiration of his first tenure on November 9 handed over the affairs of the commission to National Commissioner, Ahmed Mu’azu, while awaiting senate confirmation for second tenure.

Electoral Bill 2020 to Empower INEC on Use of Card Reader

Posted by - November 24, 2020
Rep Aishatu Dukku, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Political Parties Matters, has said that the 2020 Electoral Bill if passed will further empower the commission. She said INEC would now be validly empowered by law to use card readers and other technologies to conduct elections. Dakku, who sponsored