Light shines on unconditional electronic transmission of election result — Nigeria — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

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Interfering with INEC’s Independence, Operational And Discretionary Powers Very Dangerous – Dickson
• Only E-voting, Electronic Transmission Of Results Will Inject Sanity Into Electoral System – Fagbemi, SAN.

For the second time in one week, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has insisted that it has the capacity to transmit unhindered, election results from far-flung parts of the country, again contradicting claims by both the National Communications Commission (NCC), and the National Assembly.

While the latest claim is putting more wind in INEC’s sail, civil society organisations (CSOs), statesmen, politicians, and lovers of credible elections are besieging the NASS to revisit the issue and approve the unconditional electronic transmission of election results.

Displeased by what is going on regarding the recently passed Electoral Amendment Bill, the senator representing Bayelsa West, Seriake Dickson, warned against the usurpation of INEC powers or…



Source: Guardian Newspaper