Senate Passes Electoral Act, Waits for Buhari's Assent - Again

The Nigerian Senate has for the fourth time passed a bill amending the electoral act, and it now waiting for President Muhammadu Buhari to sign it. The president has rejected the bill three times, on the premise of constitutional and drafting issues. One of the main objectives of the bill is to provide for the use of card readers and other technological devices in elections.

President Muhammadu Buhari.

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