The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has promised speedy electoral reforms as the House commences its legislative duties.
According to the Speaker, who received the European Union Election Obsever teen on Nigeria and the ECOWAS in his office on Tuesday in Abuja, the House would hit the ground running in terms of electoral reforms.
In a statement issued by the Speaker’s aide, Mr Smart Lanrewaju, GbajabiaThe was qouted as saying: “Nigeria is ready to always follow international best practices. I commend the fact that there has been an improvement in the Nigerian electoral process but more needs to be done.
“Parliament will hit the ground running in terms of electoral reforms as the process of elections is before, during and after the elections.
“Election is the bedrock of any democracy and there is the desire to get the process right.”
Gbajamila was also qouted as commending the EU for the tremendous job done all over the world, particularly in Nigeria