INEC Have 30 Days To Submit 2019 Election Budget-House of Reps

The House of Representatives Committee on Electoral Matters yesterday gave the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to submit its budget estimates for the 2019 general elections within 30 days.

The committee headed by Hon. Aisha Dukku gave the order during the 2017/2018 budget defence.

 Addressing the session, Hon. Aisha urged the Commission to ensure accountability and transparency in its budget, which is significant reform itself, with a multiplier effect on electoral reform.

Hon. Aisha Dukku also speaks on the need for the Commission to put necessary measures in place towards the conduct of free, fair and credible elections in 2018 and 2019.

“Process wise, the estimates in their entirety should represent a true picture of the Fiscal Responsibility Act 2007.”

 

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