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Party primaries: Option A4 most transparent method – Dogara ….says delegates easily manipulated by contenders ….. Pushes for Independent candidacy ….assures of passage of Gender Equality Bill.

For primaries of political parties to be transparent and truly democratic, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called for the adoption of direct voting method where all card carrying members of parties are allowed to vote to choose candidates that will represent their parties in elections. …

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Edo senator tasks INEC, religious, traditional institutions on voters’ registration

AGENE GODWIN, Benin The Deputy whip of the Senate, Senator Francis Alimikhena has tasked the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) to ensure a hitch free continuous voters registration exercise and make necessary logistics like competent human resource, and sufficient relevant voters registration materials available all through the registration period …

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Dogara urges INEC to activate process of constituency delineation ahead of 2019 …Process long overdue, he says

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to activate the process of delineation of Federal Constituencies in accordance with provisions of the 1999 constitution. Speaking in an interview with NIGERIA NOW magazine, Dogara however,  suggested that the exercise will have …

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