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#TheNotTooYoungToRun Bill Seeks Age Reduction for Political Leaders in Nigeria

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#TheNotTooYoungToRunBill seeks to alter the Section 65, 106, 131, 177 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended) to reduce the age qualification for the office of the President and Governor and membership of the Senate and House of Representatives and the State House of Assembly. The Bill also seeks to allow independent candidacy in Nigeria’s electoral process.

#NotTooYoungToRun is sponsored by Hon. Tony Nwulu (PDP, Oshodi/Isolo Federal Constituency, Lagos State). It has passed second reading in the House of Representatives and is currently with the House Committee on Constitution Review.

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