President Buhari Refuses To Sign Electoral Act

President Buhari Refuses To Sign Electoral Act

About 70 days to the 2019 elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has just rejected the signing of the Amendment made to the Electoral Act by the National Assembly.

Senior Special Assistant to the Pres. on National Assembly (Senate) Ita Enang confirmed the development to State House Reporters on Friday afternoon.

He said the President has communicated to the National Assembly on the decision taken on the Electoral Act.

President Buhari Refuses To Sign Electoral Act

He however said the Pres. has assented to the amendment made to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) act. With the assent, NOUN can now operate like other conventional universities.

This is the third time that the Pres. would be refusing to sign.