Chairperson of the Independent National Electoral Commission Attahiru Jega speaks in Abuja as Nigeria has postponed its presidential election on security grounds as the Boko Haram conflict intensifies. (Stringer, AFP)
Abuja - The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega has been summoned to appear before the Senate on Wednesday, reports Punch.
Jega is expected to brief members of the upper legislative house on the level of the commission’s preparedness towards the general elections.
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The decision to summon Jega followed a motion moved by the Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba at Tuesday’s sitting of the Senate.
He is expected to appear before the Senate in plenary by 11 am.
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