The Commission had, in March, announced that the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections would hold on February 16, while that of the Governorship and State Assembly would hold on March 2.
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It noted that holding the two elections simultaneously on the same day would help to maximise resource utilisation and ensure timely representation of the constituency in the state’s house of assembly.
The commission disclosed this in the timetable and schedule of activities issued by its Secretary, Augusta Ogakwu, on Thursday in Abuja.
One of the two sets of charges, marked FCT/HC/CR/345/2017, filed before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja, stemmed from the running battle between Misau and the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris
Alhaji Ibrahim Zarewa, its Resident Electoral Commissioner in Sokoto State, announced the date at a stakeholders’ meeting in Sokoto
Charles Mbanaja, the INEC Administrative Secretary in Anambra State, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Awka.
The flood, which occurred on Saturday, knocked down the fence of the office and ravaged the entire building. The Edo State INEC Administrative Secretary, Lebari Nduh, blamed the flood on the ongoing road construction and the poor drainages…
Anyene spoke against the backdrop of the governorship election in Anambra State, which the Independent National Electoral Commission has fixed for November 18.
The governor, who said he needed no help from INEC or any agency of the government for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party to win the election, urged INEC and the Federal Government agencies not to provide help for other…
Olawale Uzzi, the Director in-charge of Voters’ Education Department, INEC, Abuja, made the position of the commission known during a Voter Education Providers Implementation Meeting held on Thursday in Awka, the Anambra State capital.
The INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Voter Education and Publicity, Prince Solomon Soyebi, disclosed this while reading the timetables and schedule of activities for the elections on Thursday in Abuja.
The state Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC, Sam Olumekun, who presented the certificate, pledged that the commission would continue to strive for credible elections.
Alhaji Muhammed Madagali, the Acting Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, disclosed this at a stakeholders’ meeting in Jalingo.
The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this during the commission’s quarterly consultative meeting with national leaders of political parties on Wednesday in Abuja
The gratification was alleged to be geared at compromising electoral officers ahead the 2015 general election
MURIC gave the admonition on Wednesday in a statement by its Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola. Akintola made the group’s position known based on the announcement of the dates for the 2019 general election by the Independent National Electoral…
The National Coordinator of the group, Larry Oguego, announced this at a news conference in Onitsha on Tuesday
The commission disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday night in Abuja by Solomon Soyebi, a National Commissioner and its Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee
He said that since 2015 general elections, the country had been recording consistent rate of low turnout of voters in elections, adding that something had to be done to address it.
The commission disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday night in Abuja by Solomon Soyebi, a National Commissioner and its Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee.