CISLAC/TMG hails Buhari for assenting to electoral law
The Executive Director of the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, Auwal Musa Rafsanjani has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting the electoral bill into law.
In a statement on Friday, the CISLAC boss who doubles as Chairman Transition Monitoring Group, also thanked the National Assembly, Media, CSO and Nigerians for the collective success on having a new amendment to the electoral Act.
He said that under democracy people can not be suppressed by the few interests groups, noting that CSOs will continue to demand electoral transparency in order to have good governance in Nigeria.
Rafsanjani said that President Muhammadu Buhari has fulfilled his obligations by upholding the values of democracy and assenting the electoral bill.
It would be recalled that civil society organisations, CSOs, in Abuja, recently demanded Mr. President’s assent to the electoral bill, during a protest.
Mr Rafsanjani noted that the protest, which CISLAC w