The National Assembly has started the cycle of Electoral Act correction, in front of the 2023 general political race. BREAKING NEWS: Electoral Act: NASS starts formal proceeding on alteration
The joint Senate Committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the House Committee on Electoral Matters are as of now holding a one day formal review.
The public hearing which is well attended by the joint Committee members and Civil Society Groups will wholistically look at the 2010 Electoral Act with a view to amending it.
Sources from Civil Society Groups show they would be requesting that competitors must be alumni to qualify and that INEC’s must deal with the cycles of races more straightforwardly than it is right now.
Review that the Electoral Act was also corrected by the eighth Senate which was not consented to by President Muhammadu Buhari for undisclosed reasons before the finish of that meeting.