Sokoto state governor Aminu Tambuwal has known as on members of the Nationwide Meeting to bequath to Nigeria an Electoral Act that can contribute to free, honest and credible elections.
Tambuwal made the decision on the Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ, Sokoto state chapter throughout a press convention he addressed.
The Governor who stated his place is non partisan and doesn’t characterize the view of Sokoto state authorities, however private to him as a personal citizen name on the legislators to provide the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee INEC the prerogative of introducing digital transmission of votes in any election.
He stated the argument that there are not any web penetration in all elements of the nation has been dismissed by the reassurance given by the electoral physique INEC that with the brand new course of and know-how any Nigeria can observe or monitor elections outcomes from his or her home
In keeping with him, worldwide communities , INEC and your complete civil societies and nearly all of the political events are in assist of digital transmission of votes.
Governor Tambuwal stated, the Edo and Ondo states governorship elections are classical instance the place digital transmission of votes solid from the unit degree ensured that the voters needs had been revered.
He suggested the legislators to place nationwide curiosity forward of another curiosity and to make sure that they provide Nigerians the electoral act that can return energy to the fingers of the lots.
He says doing so may even diminished or eradicate the affect of godfatherism and the unruly behaviour of some political gamers who can go to any size to frustrate the desires of the mass majority categorical by the poll.