DAILY LAW TIPS by Onyekachi Umah,Esq.(Tip 244)
“IT IS AN OFFENCE TO SELL OR BUY VOTER’S CARD IN NIGERIA”.
Voter’s card is not a commodity for buying and selling. You are not allowed to loan, transfer, share, sell, alienate, mortgage or buy a voter’s card in any part of Nigeria. Selling or buying voter’s card is a criminal offence punishable with a maximum fine of N1 Million Naira and or imprisonment for 12 months.
My authorities are sections 120 (d) and 158 of the Electoral Act, 2010.
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