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PRESS STATEMENT

PRESS STATEMENT

Gentlemen of the Press,   Further to the Independent National Electoral Commission’s resolve to brief the public on its major decisions, we are pleased inform you that the Commission met today, considered several issues and took three major decisions. 1.    The Commission received the Report of the Joint Police/DSS Special Investigation Panel on the Rivers […]

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INEC TO DEPLOY 753 PERSONNEL FOR ETCHE STATE AND FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY ELECTIONS

INEC TO DEPLOY 753 PERSONNEL FOR ETCHE STATE AND FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY ELECTIONS

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), is to deploy 753 Election Day personnel to conclude the Saturday, 25th February Etche II State Constituency and Etche/Omuma Federal Constituency elections in Rivers State.   The areas affected in the Etche State and Federal Constituency elections are: One (1) Local Government; Eighteen (18) Registration Areas, 147 Polling Units, […]

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INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu on February 14 received a delegation from the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)

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IMPLEMENTING EU RECOMMENDATIONS WILL STRENGTHEN ELECTORAL PROCESS – INEC CHAIRMAN

IMPLEMENTING EU RECOMMENDATIONS WILL STRENGTHEN ELECTORAL PROCESS – INEC CHAIRMAN

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has disclosed that the Commission, in a bid to strengthen and deepen democratic processes, was taking all necessary steps towards implementing recommendations from the European Union (EU) 2015 Elections Observation Report that require INEC’s administrative action and was working with the National Assembly to […]

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INEC CONSTITUTES COMMITTEES ON REVIEW OF ELECTORAL CONSTITUENCIES, DIASPORA VOTING AND THREE OTHERS

INEC CONSTITUTES COMMITTEES ON REVIEW OF ELECTORAL CONSTITUENCIES, DIASPORA VOTING AND THREE OTHERS

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has constituted an eight -man Committee on the Review of Electoral Constituencies in Nigeria, as well as four (4) other key Committees to assist the Commission in its quest to improve on the electoral process.   In a letter signed by the Acting Secretary to the Commission, Musa […]

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INEC TO DEPLOY 2,452 PERSONNEL FOR THE ETSAKO FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE ELECTION

INEC TO DEPLOY 2,452 PERSONNEL FOR THE ETSAKO FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE ELECTION

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), will deploy 2,452 personnel for the conduct of the Etsako East/Etsako West Etsako Central Federal Constituency bye election scheduled for tomorrow, Saturday 28th January, 2017.   Etsako Federal Constituency is made up of three (3) Local Government Areas, thirty two (32) Registration Areas, 308 Polling Units (PUs), 522 Voting […]

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SIX POLITICAL PARTIES AND THEIR CANDIDATES TO CONTEST ETSAKO FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE ELECTION SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 28

SIX POLITICAL PARTIES AND THEIR CANDIDATES TO CONTEST ETSAKO FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE ELECTION SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 28

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released a list of six (6) Political Parties and their candidates that would contest the Etsako East/Etsako West Etsako Central Federal Constituency bye election scheduled for Saturday, 28th January 2017.   In a statement issued by the Legal Services Department of the Commission, the Candidates and their Political […]

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