The Nigerian Senate has resolved to debate the conduct of the 2019 general elections, just as the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it will conduct supplementary elections in 6 states where governorship elections were declared inconclusive. Abiodun Owonikoko, Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Principal Partner at Synergy Attorneys joins CNCBC Africa to discuss steps electoral petitions as more calls for electoral reforms centre stage.
While addressing the national caucus meeting of the All Progressives Congress in Abuja on Monday, Nigeria's president, Muhammadu Buhari said ballot box snatchers will pay with their lives as he has instructed the military and police to be ruthless with election offenders.
An aide to Nigeria Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has been shot dead by unknown persons; this as INEC postpones elections to next week. Charles Aniagwu, Chief Pres Secretary from Delta State joins CNBC Africa for an update on what’s happening in the State.
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