Akpoti lauds US initiative on election riggers


Nigerians have applauded the ban of some Nigerian politicians from entering the soil of the United States over election rigging in recent elections in the country.

Among those who spoke to Tribune Online are lead female candidate, in the last Kogi State gubernatorial election on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Natasha Akpoti and Secretary of the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), High Chief Peter Ameh.

The United States had on Monday said that it will operate a visa restriction regime on politicians who rigged elections in Nigeria and undermined democratic ethos, thereby eroding confidence in the electoral issues.

Akpoti, who shared her thoughts with select…

Source: Nigerian Tribune