A bill seeking to allow for an independent candidate to stand for an election in Nigeria has passed second reading at the Senate. 
Also, a Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to define who is an indigene of a State and for related matters,  2020 (SB. 323)  also passed through second reading.
The bill is sponsored by the deputy president of the Senate, Omo-Agege, Ovie Augustine (Delta Central).
The Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to enable women to be identified as indigenes of a State by virtue of Marriage when running for an Office and for related matters, 2020 (SB. 324)  and passed through second reading and it is sponsored by Omo-Agege, Ovie Augustine (Delta Central).
The third bill that passed through second reading at the floor of the Senate, is a Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to make provisions for Independent Candidate in an election and for other matters therein, 2020 (SB. 335).
Sen. Moro, Patrick Abba (Benue South)​ also sponsored similar Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to make provisions for Independent Candidate in an Election and for other matters therein, 2020 (SB. 339)        which passed through second reading yesterday.
The bill is sponsored by Sen. Oduah Stella Adaeze (Anambra North).
Also, A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to specify the minimum number of Youths and Women to be appointed as Ministers, Ambassadors and State Commissioners and for related matters, 2020 (SB. 325) passed Second Reading and is sponsored by Omo-Agege, Ovie Augustine (Delta Central).
A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 CAP C23 LFN 2004 to make provision for change of name of the area referred to as Egbado” in Ogun State to “Yewa” as contained in the First Schedule of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 (As amended), 2020 (SB. 357) sponsored by
Sen. Odebiyi, Tolulope Akinremi (Ogun West) also passed second reading.
A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to specify the time frame for the conduct of Population Census, 2020 (SB. 326) sponsored by Sen. Omo-Agege, Ovie Augustine (Delta Central) also passed through second reading.
Other bills that passed through second reading yesterday includes: A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to change the selection process of Judges serving as members of an election Tribunal, 2020 (SB. 327), sponsored by Sen. Omo-Agege, Ovie Augustine (Delta Central).
“A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to allow for more representation in the National Assembly for the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and for related matters, 2020 (SB. 361), sponsored by Sen. Tanimu, Philip Aduda (F.C.T).
“A Bill for an Act to alter the provisions of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 to reduce the period within which the President or the Governor of a State may authorize the withdrawal of monies from the Consolidated Revenue Fund in the absence of an Appropriation Act from 6 months to 3 months and for other purposes, 2020 (SB. 48), Sen. Oko, Rose Okoji (Cross River North).
“A Bill for an Act to Amend the Child Right Act 2003, to provide for a person convicted of attempted rape to be unsuitable to work with children and for Other Matters Connected Thereto, 2020 (SB. 227) sponsored by Sen. Amosun, Ibikunle Oyelaja (Ogun Central)
“A Bill for an Act to provide certain rights and privileges for Older Persons in order to ensure health and economic reliefs and protection for their social and civil rights and for other related matters, 2020 (SB. 114).
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