The House of Representatives Committee on Electoral Matters, has just begun a meeting with the Independent National Electoral Commission. The main issue is the budget for the 2019 polls.
Feeding of policemen during the 2019 polls will gulp N6 bn. This is contained in the budget for the polls presented to the House of Representatives by the Independent National Electoral Commission. Lawmakers have raised eyebrows over the figure and are asking the INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, to defend it. The budget defence is ongoing at the National Assembly.