A former presidential candidate, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has stated that Nigeria doesn’t want the Nationwide Meeting to information or direct some operations of the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC).
Professor Moghalu’s assertion was in response to a latest vote on the Senate which establishes that INEC might contemplate the digital transmission of outcomes supplied the nationwide community protection is adjudged to be ample and safe by the Nigerian Communications Fee (NCC) and authorized by the Nationwide Meeting.
Reacting to the event, Moghalu who was a visitor on Channels Tv’s Sunday Politics, stated “we don’t want the Nationwide Meeting making an attempt to micromanage INEC or making an attempt to topic INEC to one more physique of presidency”.
YPP Presidential Candidate within the 2019 election, Professor Kingsley Moghalu says INEC should not be disadvantaged of its independence.
In line with the previous Deputy Governor of the Central Financial institution, the Higher Chamber’s laws on the matter of digital transmission “is just not a smart one and doesn’t promote good religion”.
Moghalu additional argued that INEC is an impartial electoral physique and as such, it can’t be subjected to the say-so of one other physique of presidency, including that it’s absurd that the Senate seeks to be a referee in a match which it’s also a participant.
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