It is to enable those who could not vote on Saturday due to the malfunctioning of the Bimodal Voters Accreditation System (BIVAS) machine to do so.
Yakubu disclosed this on Tuesday at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners in Abuja.
Agboke made the disclosure on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shortly after sensitising the congregation at the Nasrul-lahi-li Fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) centre, Samonda, Ibadan.
Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, the state’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), disclosed this in Ilorin on Saturday during a stakeholders’ meeting on “Expansion of voter access to polling units in Kwara”.
INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami made this known when he spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Ilorin.
This was disclosed on Monday in a statement by the National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye.
Nick Dazang, Director of Voter Education and Publicity at INEC, made the promise at a stakeholders’ workshop held on Tuesday in Akure.
Yakubu said this at the National Economic Council meeting, which was held at the Presidential villa, Abuja on February 18.
Pai disclosed this on Monday at a stakeholders meeting held in Shendam as part of preparations for the election slated for December 5.
Briyai who served as Cross River REC from 2017 until his retirement said he left his job to contest for the governorship of his state, following calls from the people on him to run in the Nov. 16, governorship election.
Prof. Abduganiyu Olayinka, the Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ekiti State, says 80 per cent of INEC’s problems come from politicians.
The Independent National Electoral Commission Resident Electoral Commissioner for Akwa Ibom State, Mike Igini, says he has delivered on his promise on prompt commencement of voting in the governorship and house of assembly elections in Akwa Ibom State.
Some political parties in Kwara have commended the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kwara State, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, for his neutrality and partiality in the conduct of his electoral duties.
The Independent National Electoral Commission in Niger State said it had commenced the distribution of sensitive materials to the 25 local government areas of the state for the Governorship and House Assembly elections.
Mike Igini, the Akwa Ibom State Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, has denied manipulating the Presidential and National Assembly elections results in the state.
The Plateau State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has accused the state’s Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Alhaji Halilu Pai, of “compromising his position and manipulating the electoral process”.
The All Peoples Congress in Abia on Saturday called for the cancellation of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in Abia Central Senatorial District.
Dr. Cyril Omorogbe, the Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Delta State, has blamed the delay in commencement of voting in some parts of the state on late arrival of result sheets.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has administered the oath of neutrality on its management staff in Yola ahead of the re-scheduled Presidential and National Assembly elections.
The Plateau State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mallam Halilu Husseini Pai, has expressed regrets that despite high level of preparedness of citizens for Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections, the commission could not go on with the election as scheduled.