• Jega used to rush to me for advice whenever he was under pressure, says INEC chair

    Jega used to rush to me for advice whenever he was under pressure, says INEC chair

    The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says he is well abreast of what it takes to manage elections in a developing country like Nigeria, revealing that his predecessor, Prof. Attahiru Jega, ran to him for advice whenever he was under pressure as INEC boss.

    Speaking in an interview, Yakubu said the announcement that he would be succeeding Jega came as a surprise, adding that the process of electing people into various positions of authority was […]