By law, no registered political party in Nigeria can operate a foreign account or receive funds from abroad. They cannot also receive funds donated anonymously. - INEC National Commissioner, Festus Okoye

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I can not remember INEC being this vocal on funding. The last elections involved obscene donations in APC-PDP, no noise then. They are trying to block diaspora funding, good enough for the economy but taboo for elections! The credibility of INEC is at stake. https://t.co/IJgxwld9CZ
 
@channelstv As far as Tinubu is allowed to field in a fellow Muslim as vice there's no law liable for respect in Nigeria
 
@channelstv He said political party, not candidate.
 
@channelstv Because labour party opened an account?

Lmao ?
 
@channelstv Where was this law in 2014/2015 when Buhari and APC was receiving donation both home and abroad..?
 
@channelstv There many ways to get money abroad must not be in an account
 
@channelstv Peter obi already violated this law section 225 of INEC act 鈥 man will eventually be disqualified afterward
 
@channelstv No worry,we will receive the money from our relatives and help them pay it here directly ,nor go get headache
 
@channelstv Please has the INEC lived up to this expectations in the past???
 
@channelstv But try did in 2019
Wayward people full of APC
 
 
@channelstv Festus kai kai is not good for you
 
@channelstv How about Labour Party purported Fund portal? Is that illegal?
 
Today LP dropped account for donation, INEC now remember that there is no foreign donation but they allowed it in 2019..
INEC is the problem we are facing in Nigeria https://t.co/7fVdgSrXJg
 
INEC National Commissioner, Barrister Festus Okoye informs public on foreign funding for the campaign process

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@channelstv A gender must agend???sorry we've long passed this era
 
 
@channelstv Don鈥檛 worry, we have Nigerian account and addresses, we go run am. Meanwhile Segun needs to be celebrated ?
 
@channelstv This is where you will be seeing all this lawyer open mouth and sought but when it comes to go against Nigeria politicians who take public money to do campaign they will be scared to so that they will be promoted
 
@channelstv PO and LP always rattling these people.
 
I told them so, the Obidiots, but they said I should getaout. https://t.co/BpP13Ivh73
 
Who told him the money is going to LP. The youths have their party which unregistered and is used for this kind of thing. ????? https://t.co/c8CcJwWNWI
 
@channelstv Have they forgotten? https://t.co/RzJesqhRVJ
 
 
@channelstv Lol
Funny...
Make e no be wetn ah dey think Sha????
 
 
@channelstv Because labour has lunch their account ? during BUHARI time he was receiving funds everywhere in the world no one talk about electoral law, is a welcome development
 
@channelstv All of a sudden, because @PeterObi has refused to oblige to the status quo - to separate himself from the Nigerian politicasters who pose as politicians - then INEC remembers this section? Same section the other parties have outrightly violated in the past? Sh膩meful Commission!
 
As INEC wan block @AishaYesufu @FS_Yusuf_ and Rinu dwarf source of livelihood like this, how are they going to survive? After all their struggles this past months. O ma se oooo https://t.co/a4biKQrd9G
 
@channelstv Political party account?
Individual account?
What If I receive money from my friends abroad and decide to give some of this my money to my party?
 
@channelstv You people should wait... Peter Obi will soon drop his gofundme account... Una go get High BP....
 
Do not retain any fund remitted from outside the country abi?

Meaning Diasporans who already have naira in Nigerian banks can still donate abi na? https://t.co/oNe2n0CbvH
 
 
@channelstv Useless law that wasn鈥檛 working in 2014/2015 when AOC we鈥檙e receiving donations from abroad

Your tactics will not work inec
 
This law is useless, they should supervise the donations not outlaw it completely and this Labour party guys are playing into Inec hands. https://t.co/eIENgXgSlM
 
@channelstv your so-called constitution should be amended,
Since Using the restriction of fund from outside is not specific to what basis.

What if a friend with a company abroad Choose to Support his own Friend (Candidate).
What discrepancy is in It.
 
 

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