You Don’t Need WAEC To Become President Of Nigeria – Festus Keyamo Says

Published 2 months ago by: success Xenab
at 09:39 AM, 15/04/2019 (2 months ago)

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Spokesperson of the 2019 Buhari campaign organization, Festus Keyamo, has stated that WAEC is not a prerequisite to becoming the president of Nigeria.

Festus Keyamo made this known while speaking on Channels Television where the issue of President Muhammadu Buhari’s WAEC certificate was discussed.

Responding to the discussion, he said:

“There are other levels of qualifications to run for the office of President. In fact, if you have occupied the public office for a reasonable length of time, by the provisions of the constitution, you do not even need a WAEC certificate to become President of Nigeria”.

Later on Twitter, the lawyer further buttressed his point:

“Yes. Section 318 of the 1999 Constitution defines “School Certificate or its equivalent” to mean primary 6 School Leaving Certificate plus the ability to just speak, write, understand and communicate in English language to the satisfaction of INEC. No WAEC certificate is needed”.

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dleg at 12:14 PM, 15/04/2019 (2 months ago)
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l believed that the constitution written based on when Nigeria education system was excellent. The then STANDARD 6 qualification has much higher quality now than B.SC qualification.


The constitution need to be revised base on the present educational system
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victorstic1 at 12:25 PM, 15/04/2019 (2 months ago)
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Keyamo can defend anything because of money .he can tell u goat is dog because they 4 legs and both are animals
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Brave5500 at 06:45 PM, 15/04/2019 (2 months ago)
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Quote from: victorstic1 on 12:25 PM, 15/04/2019
Keyamo can defend anything because of money .he can tell u goat is dog because they 4 legs and both are animals

Bros God will bless u for ur truth this is d problm our society is facing today listen to this idiot called Keyamo a country blessed by God look at where we are today even Zimbabwe is far more better than d so called giant of Africa....God will shall prevail .
 Juju get expiring date
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