Tag: Electoral act

Senate Passes Harmonised version of Electoral Act

Henry Solomon- January 25, 2022

The Senate  has rescinded its decision on Clause 84 of the electoral Act amendment Bill 2010 and passed a harmonised version of both Chambers.   ... Read More

Senate Reconsiders and Passes Electoral Act

Henry Solomon- January 19, 2022

The Senate has reconsidered and passed the electoral Act amendment Bill 2010 which now provides that the decision for mode of party primaries should be ... Read More

Card Reader to Get Legal Backing – Omo-Agege

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2019

As part of measures to further enhance the integrity of the electoral process in Nigeria, the National Assembly would ensure that card reader is given ... Read More

2019 polls: NSA Pledges Neutrality Of Security Agencies

Abdul Jimoh- December 13, 2018

  Babagana MongunoNigeria's NSA The National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Mongun0, has assured that security agencies that will be deployed for election duties ... Read More

2019 Elections: Buhari Fully Committed To Use Of PVC, Card Reader — Presidency

Abdul Jimoh- August 16, 2018

The Presidency has condemned some newspaper reports insinuating that President Muhammadu Buhari had declined assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018, because of his ... Read More

INEC partners police to check vote buying, others

admin- March 29, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has called on the Nigeria Police Force to pay special attention to addressing open vote buying as the country prepares ... Read More

8 Changes You Need to Know The National Assembly Approved to Electoral Act

AMT Tanimu- February 14, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Today, the National Assembly approved changes to Nigeria’s electoral act. Here are 8 things you need to know about it: INSTANT TRANSMISSION ... Read More

Violence, Malpractices and Others Issues ELectoral Act Amendment Will Tackle

AMT Tanimu- May 18, 2017

Mohammed Isa, Abuja: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed confidence that the recent amendments to the electoral law will strengthen the nation's electoral ... Read More

INEC is excited over passage of Electoral Act by the senate, says Prof Yakubu

inno.korie- April 6, 2017

Sanni Onogu, ABuja: Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, on Thursday said the commission is "excited" over the speedy and ... Read More

News Summary: INEC to partner IPAC for Electoral Acts Amendment and all you need to know today

inno.korie- August 16, 2016

INEC to partner IPAC for Electoral Acts Amendment  The Independent National Electoral Commission is seeking renewed alignments with Political Parties through the Inter Part Advisory ... Read More