A former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, on Monday, called on the National Assembly to include electronic voting as part of the amendment to the Electoral Act.
Osoba, who spoke at an event marking 160 years of journalism in Nigeria, in Abeokuta, said that Nigeria had no excuse not to digitalise its voting process.
According to him, it was regrettable that the electoral process in Nigeria had been bastardised.
He renewed the call for the amendment of the Electoral Act, saying that vote buying, rigging and ballot box snatching were among the challenges plaguing the country’s electoral process, NAN reports.
“I’m shocked at what we have now (electoral process) because it is worse than corruption,” Osoba said.
The former governor stated that the inclusion of…