So Who Has the Power to Persuade Buhari to Sign Electoral Bill?
President Muhammadu Buhari has for the fourth time this year refused to sign the Electoral Act into law, much to the consternation of critics and supporters. The president says he is concerned at "confusion that may arise for voters" during the 2019 election process.
Atiku Abubakar, PDP presidential candidate, Olisa Agbakoba, Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Oby Ezekwesili, presidential candidate and former education minister
Vanguard, 11 December 2018
The Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, yesterday described as worrisome, the delay by President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law, the amended Electoral Act by the national assembly. Read more »
Guardian, 11 December 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari's refusal to sign the Electoral Law Amendment Bill has elicited strong reactions from more eminent citizens and groups who insisted that national… Read more »
This Day, 11 December 2018
Despite President Muhammadu Buhari withholding of assent to the 2018 Electoral Act Amendment Bill transmitted to him for the fourth time, the Chairman of the Independent National… Read more »
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 ... Read more »