Campaign for presidential, NASS election ends today

Campaigns for the presidential and National Assembly elections end today, February 14, 2019, under the provisions of the Electoral Act.

The two major presidential candidates, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have been able to visit the nook and cranny of the country in search for votes.

The Independent National Electoral Commission had released the timetable and schedules of activities for the 2019 general elections.

The dates for National Assembly and Presidential elections were fixed for February 16, 2019; while governorship and State House of Assembly elections, will hold on March 2, 2019.

According to INEC, political campaigns by political parties for Presidential Election and NASS elections which commenced on November 18, 2018 ends on February 14, 2019; while that of governorship and State Houses of Assembly would start on Dec. 1, 2018 and end on February 28, 2019.