The Independent National Electoral Commission says it stands by its statement that the All Progressives Congress will not field candidates for the 2019 general elections in Zamafa.
The Independent National Electoral Commission said on Thursday that more than 80 million registered Nigerians were expected to vote during the 2019 general elections in the country.
The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, gave the advice in at the Workshop for election professionals from the Commonwealth Africa Region on Monday in Abuja.
The theme of this year’s conference is: “Credible Election, Sustainable Democracy and the Nigerian Media.”
The Independent National Electoral Commission says although women constitute 49 per cent of the Nigeria’s voting population, the national average in female representation stood at 6.7 per cent.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has unveiled plan to enhance the participation of all marginalised groups in the electoral process.
The Peoples Democratic Party has demanded the immediate resignation of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, following his alleged controlling role in the fraudulent manipulations that…
Rotimi Oyekanmi, Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, dismissed the allegation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja.
The PDP, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the process was conclusive and its candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke, won the election.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has urged members of the public to disregard the allegation that it created illegal polling units in Osun State ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election in the state.
Rotimi Oyekanmi, the Chief Press Secretary to INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this in a statement in Abuja on Friday.
Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, has reiterated the commitment of the commission toward conducting free, fair and credible election come Saturday in Osun State.
The position of NRM was contained in in a protest letter to the Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, with ref. No. KACCL/LET/RO/381/18, and signed by its lawyer, Kayode Ajulo
The PDP also cautioned the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, not to allow the APC and the Buhari Presidency to use him to execute their plots to frustrate the conduct of credible 2019 elections…
He gave the warning at the meeting of Inter-agency Consultative Committee on Election Security held at the National Headquarters of Independent National Electoral Commission on Tuesday in Abuja.
Ahead of the September 22 governorship election in Osun, the Independent National Electoral Commission on Monday held an assessment workshop for its electoral officers, head of operations, and assistant electoral officers.