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Why electoral laws alone won’t guarantee credible elections – Omo-Agege




Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, has revealed why electoral legal guidelines alone won’t assure credible elections in Nigeria.

He made this identified on the public presentation and inaugural assembly of the Electoral Hub, in Abuja, on Tuesday, NAN studies.

In keeping with him, a sustainable electoral course of is simply doable if it was based on an sufficient electioneering tradition.

He additionally famous that regardless of how good the clauses had been within the electoral legal guidelines, if the opposite features of the electioneering course of had been flawed, the electoral course of itself shall be robotically flawed.

“Whereas there have been many extra points in our electoral historical past, it appears to me that if now we have had unambiguous clauses,sufficient advocacy, understanding and the desire to conform, we might have had much less controversies.

“That is to say that we usually want. acceptable guidelines of engagement within the electioneering course of.

“I’m glad that the Nationwide Meeting is now coping with the problem of direct primaries’’, Omo-Agege stated.

He additionally famous that there was a necessity to hitch arms to work out an electoral system that may make Nigeria a stronger nation.

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