The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has also exercise his franchise in his home town in Bauchi.
He expressed his opinion on the process as being impressive and encouraged everyone to be democratic.
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He however expressed his difficulties to vote. “The process is impressive, even though for me the process of identification is twice, but somehow the card reader couldn’t accept my finger print, so i have to thumbprint on the voters register for me to vote, that’s just one of the things I noticed”.
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“But this is one polling unit in perhaps hundred of thousands across Nigeria, so if what is transpiring here is what is happening across Nigeria then i can say this mix the standard of democratic election, but the problem we have is since they know the Speaker is from this unit and the eyes of the media will be here”.
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“Its calm and fairly more organised and packaged”.