Retired Justice Ayotunde Phillips, Chairman of Lagos State Independence Electoral Commission (LASIEC) said this in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos.
The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this at a stakeholders meeting with political parties’ leaders in Abuja, adding that expanding voters access to polling units in Nigeria was crucial to voters turnout in elections.
The IPAC Chairman, Femi Olaniyi, scored the electoral umpire low following poor voter turnout at Saturday’s Lagos East Senatorial and Kosofe Constituency II House of Assembly by-elections.
The Founder, Albino Foundation, Jake Epelle, made the call at a dialogue session on disability inclusion in Nigeria on Tuesday in Abuja.
The Ogun State chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council, led by its Chairman, Asiwaju Adedamola Adesina, on Monday paid a courtesy call on former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, at his Asoludero residence in Sagamu, Ogun State.
The Special Assistant to Gov. David Umahi on Labour and Inter-Party Matters, Jennifer Adibe-Nwafor, said on Monday that she remained the state Chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Committee.
Rev. Ukechukwu Obiora, the National Coordinator of the group, who led the group on a courtesy call to IPAC on Friday in Abuja, said it was the turn of the region to produce a presidential candidate.
Peter Ameh, the incumbent National President of Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria, was on Tuesday in Abuja re-elected for a second term of one year.
The Inter-Party Advisory Council has urged the Federal Government to speed up the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage in order to improve the living condition of workers.
The Inter-Party Advisory Council has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for believing in June 12 and renaming the Abuja International Stadium after late Chief MKO Abiola.
The Bayelsa chapter of Inter Party Advisory Council has called for the redeployment of all Independence Electoral Commission staff in the state ahead of the Nov. 2, governorship poll.
Eighty-eight political parties which participated in the 2019 General Elections in Rivers State have expressed disgust over calls by a few card-carrying members of the All Progressives Congress working with the Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, urging President Muhammadu Buhari amongst others to transfer officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission that conducted the elections in the State.
The Inter Party Advisory Commission in Oyo State has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to ensure that all sensitive materials distributed before the poll was postponed are secured.
The Lagos Chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council has appealed to Nigerians to support the Independent National Electoral Commission in order to deliver credible elections.
To ensure safety of electorate and credibility of polls, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi says security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission should sign peace accords.
The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties has thrown its weight behind the call by the Inter-Party Advisory Council on the Independent National Electoral Commission to immediately rescind the appointment of Hajiya Amina Zakari as the chairperson of the Committee on National Collation Centre.
The Zamfara State chapter of the Inter Party Advisory Committee has opposed the call for the declaration of emergency rule in the state, describing the move as retrogressive.
Mukan gave the assurance on Monday at a stakeholders forum in Yenagoa on the readiness of the agency to conduct a free and free election in 2019.
Ebere Ifendu, President, WIPF, said this in Abuja at the launch of the Inter-party Advisory Committee UN Women and WIPF Task Team to monitor the implementation of women charter on democracy by political parties.
IPAC is the umbrella body of all registered political parties in the country.