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INEC seeks amend to Electoral Act

04 December 2012, 14:15

Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission has asked the National Assembly to make it the sole authority on the disqualification of candidates, Thisday reports.

The commission is also asking that bye-elections for vacant seats at the National and State Assemblies be conducted twice a year.

INEC is seeking an amendment to its power to disqualify candidates at any election.

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