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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has vowed to continue with preparation and readiness to conduct 2023 and other terminal elections despite the heightened insecurity situation across the country. National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, INEC, Barr. Festus Okoye made the declaration during a stakeholders’ meeting on Continue Reading
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The Caretaker Chairman of People’s Democratic Party PDP in Ebonyi State, Mr Fred Udeogu has commended the good works of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC on their creation of additional 1162 Polling units  in the State this brings the total number of Polling unit in the state to 2947. Mr Udeogu made this commendation while reacting to Continue Reading
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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr Jude Ogbimi winner of Saturday’s House of Assembly by-election into Isoko North constituency of Delta State. The Returning Officer for the by-election, Professor Christopher Onosemuode of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun, FUPRE who Continue Reading
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has distanced itself from news making rounds that it appointed a consultant/agency to recruit its personnel. A press statement released by the Commission on April 6, 2021 described the report as fake news and “activities of some fraudsters.” According to the commission, “unscrupulous elements have gone to the extent […]Continue Reading
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday in Kaduna opened a three-day workshop for electoral officers responsible for monitoring elections and political parties. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that INEC is being supported by the European Centre for Electoral Support (ECES) to train the workers on Party Management and Administration ahead of Continue Reading
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Ekiti State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of three suspects over the violence that marred the Ekiti East State Constituency 1 by-election on Saturday. The seat became vacant, following the death of an All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker representing the constituency, Juwa Adegbuyi, in February. Police Commissioner Tunde Mobayo, who spoke yesterday, said the Continue Reading
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said it will soon engage the leadership of the National Assembly on the division, revision and alteration of electoral constituencies across the country. The commission said its discussion paper on the matter was being finalised. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, who announced this during a consultative Continue Reading