Senate Approves Adaptation of Direct Primaries for All Political Parties

The Senate has approved that Political parties in Nigeria should adopt direct primaries to all elective positions.

It equally said that the primaries should be monitored by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

The Senate had earlier approved a provision in the Electoral Bill which allowed parties to use either direct or indirect mode of primaries in nominating candidates for elections during primaries.

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