There are strong indications that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will sign the Electoral Act Amendment Bill, on Friday.

 

Sources in the presidency said the President had been briefed on the amendments and “should sign latest Friday if nothing else comes up”.

 

Also, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, had earlier confirmed that the President could sign the bill on Thursday or Friday.

He gave the hint during an interview with Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Tuesday.

Source: Sadiq Oyeleke