• Senate passes political debates bill for second reading

    Senate passes political debates bill for second reading

    It was gathered that the Senate in Nigeria has passed for second reading, a bill to establish a Nigerian Political Debates Commission.

    The bill is to give legislative backing for the establishment of a commission with the responsibility of organising and conducting debates for all candidates cleared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

    Candidates that are to participate in elections into the offices of the president and vice president of the country as well as governor and deputy governor would be […]