President Muhammadu Buhari has been requested to demand the resignation of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu
In accordance to Prof. Obiekwe Nwanolu, the chairman of the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee shouldn’t be allowed to conduct governorship polls
He requested INEC to conduct credible governorship and state meeting elections in March and in addition annul the February twenty fifth elections
Professor of Political Science, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu College, Uli, Anambra state, Prof. Obiekwe Nwanolue, has known as on President Mohammadu Buhari to direct the chairman of the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, to step apart, and never to be allowed to preside over the conduct of the governorship and state meeting elections arising in March.
In a press launch dated Wednesday, March 8, and made out there to newsmen in Onitsha, Prof Nwanolue famous that his cause was to keep away from colossal repeat of the disappointments witnessed by Nigerians throughout the February twenty fifth presidential and nationwide meeting elections.
Legit.ng’s regional reporter in Anambra, Mokwugwo Solomon, quoted Prof. Nwanolue as urging INEC to restore the boldness and integrity, which the Nigerian individuals had reposed in them earlier than the February 25 polls, not solely by conducting credible governorship and state meeting elections in March; however by additionally annulling the February twenty fifth elections, which he claimed was characterised by excessive degree of unpreparedness and fraudulent actions, thereby, throwing tens of millions of Nigerian voters into utter disappointment.
“INEC ought to cancel the presidential and Nationwide Meeting elections of twenty fifth of February, 2023, which was characterised by unprecedented fraud, insincerity and lack of transparency, because of the fee’s gross incompetence, untrustworthiness and confirmed dishonesty.”
The college don additionally frowned at shortage and excessive price of petroleum merchandise, and known as on the federal authorities to pacify the state of affairs, and presumably make present Nigerian refineries useful; including that it was very unlucky that the so-called large of Africa imports gasoline and different petroleum merchandise from abroad, even supposing Nigeria is endowed with huge pure assets.
On the problem of unavailability or shortage of Naira notes, Nwanolue known as on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Governor of the Central Financial institution of Nigeria, Dr. Godwin Emefiele, to make the foreign money notes out there so as to ameliorate individuals’s sufferings.
He stated, “The CBN ought to direct industrial banks to make money out there to the plenty, particularly now that hardship is the order of the day. The CBN governor, Godwin Emefiele, ought to resign, if his administration isn’t bettering on the requirements of the banking sector.”
On the proposed privatisation of the Nigerian Nationwide Petroleum Firm (NNPC), he stated it is rather flawed, and never within the curiosity of the Nigerian plenty. He known as on federal authorities to reverse the proposal so as not to improve the hardship skilled by the plenty.