Senate Approves Direct Primary For Political Parties - FIRST AWARENESS


Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Senate Approves Direct Primary For Political Parties

Senate President

By Our Reporter
The Senate has approved that henceforth,all political parties must use direct primary mode in picking their choice candidates.

The Upper House as well 
accepted the electronic transmission of election results.

This was contained in the Conference Committee report submitted to the chamber on Tuesday.
Electoral amendment act places on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) the right to transmit results without subjecting their discretion to any other organ. 

First Awareness reports that,the electronic transmission of election results  is a proviso in clause 53 of the electoral amendment act.

With the development,INEC will now have to decide how to transmit election results — either electronically or manually.

The next presidential elections  First Awareness learnt will hold on Saturday, February 18, 2023

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