Buhari Administration Policies
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Sen. Ita Enang says President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the highest number of bills compared to any other president since 1999.
Understandably so because the commission is the only constitutional body responsible for administering elections in Nigeria and thus virtually every garbage regarding electoral issues lands on the commission’s doorstep.
The United Front for the Development of Democracy (UFDD) has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its neutrality and professionalism conducting the just-concluded general elections in Nigeria.
Speaking, the national coordinator, National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme, Lovett Lawanson said the increasing pool of drug resistant TB in the country continues to be a major threat to the control of TB.
He said that the conduct of some political gladiators in the governorship and state house of assembly elections was worrisome, while commending Buhari for promising to leave a legacy of free, fair elections in Nigeria.
In the summer of 2015, he famously celebrated his visit to the U.S. on Buhari’s entourage by erecting a large billboard in Owerri, with a picture of himself smiling sheepishly before former President Barack Obama.