EU Election Observation Mission Presents 30 Recommendations To INEC
The European Union Election Observation Mission has released its final report on the conduct of the 2019 General Elections in Nigeria.
In the report, the group presented 30 recommendations to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), which it says would help to improve future elections and restore faith in the process.
The group also commended INEC for implementing some of its recommendations after the 2015 elections.
The #EU Election Observation Mission has released its final report on Nigeria’s 2019 elections, stressing an urgent need to improve the electoral process and restore faith in the system. The report contains 30 recommendations for improved future elections. pic.twitter.com/b00eZjfvWW
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It, however, noted that there is great need for a more transparent results collation and transmission process in coming elections.
Meanwhile, the INEC Chairman, Mr Mahmoud Yakubu had on Friday promised to ensure the implementation of the groups recommendations.
He thanked the EU for their efforts, noting that they have been part of Nigerias progress towards democratic consolidation since 1999.