INEC Amendment Act of 2010 Passes Second Reading; Committee to Revert on Oct. 16th
Chairman Senate Committee of INEC, Senator Suleiman Nazif
Today, the Amendment of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Act of 2010 passed Second reading stage at the Senate. Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, referred the Bill to the Committee on INEC, which will be reporting back to the full plenary on Tuesday, October 16th, 2018.
Speaking on the Bill, many Senators expressed concerns on various aspects of the Bill, with Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu and Senators Kabiru Gaya and James Manager, calling for the INEC Committee to re-review the Bill.