Tag: INEC

INEC: We will not extend voter registration date.

According to the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu there will not be any further extension for voter’s to register beyond 31st of August 2018.   Collection of PVCs Ends a…

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Kaduna Alone INEC registers 537,874 new voters

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it has registered 537,874 new voters in Kaduna State during the Continuous Voter Registration exercise which came to an end on August 31.  …

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7 million PVC’s from 2015 elections unclaimed – INEC

Over 7 million Permanent Voter Cards PVC’s belonging to Nigerians who registered shortly before the 2015 general elections are still waiting for collection at different offices of the Independent National…

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INEC, Fayose in secret meeting to rig election – Eayemi

As the July 14th governorship election in Ekiti state gets closer, former minister of Mines and Steel Development Dr. Kayode Fayemi has raised alarm over plans by the Independent National…

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INEC reveals what it’ll do to political parties that held parallel congresses

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has warned that it would not recognize any parallel congress carried out by any political party in the country. The commission made the revelation…

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Elections might be rigged with technology, INEC boss warns

The Independent National Electoral Cmmission INEC says it is worried that elections across the African sub-region might be open to rigging through advancements in counter technologies. Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, the…

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Underage voting: ‘We will share outcome of investigation with Nigerians’- INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC says it would make public the outcome of the investigation into the alleged under age voting by some Nigerians during the local government election…

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2019 Elections: INEC’s current sequence stands – Chairman

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC Professor Mahmood Yakubu said it prepared the 2019 general election timetable under extant laws and that nothing has changed about it.…

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Kano underage voters: Prosecute INEC officials found culpable – Lawyer

Following the alleged voting by minors in the last local government elections held in Kao state recently, a legal practitioner Mba Ukweni, SAN, has called for the prosecution of any…

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2019: Prison inmates to get voting rights

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC says it is intensifying efforts to give Nigerian prison inmates voting rights in the 2019 general elections.   INEC Secretary in Kebbi State, Alhaji…

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