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ELECTORAL REFORM, NNAMANI COMMITTEE SUBMITS REPORT

ELECTORAL REFORM, NNAMANI COMMITTEE SUBMITS REPORT

The Senator Ken Nnamani led 24-man Constitution and Electoral Reform Committee, set up to review the laws governing the electoral process and make recommendations for reforms, yesterday, submitted its report to the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN. The AGF assured that the Executive would expedite action on […]

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MASHI/DUTSI FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE-ELECTION TO HOLD 20TH MAY

MASHI/DUTSI FEDERAL CONSTITUENCY BYE-ELECTION TO HOLD 20TH MAY

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has scheduled the Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency of Katsina state bye-election election for Saturday May 20th, 2017. This was contained in the Timetable and Schedule of Activities for the election signed and released by the Acting Secretary to the Commission, Musa H. Adamu. As contained in Timetable and Schedule of […]

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INEC CHAIRMAN FLAGS OFF CVR EXERCISE, CANVASSES STAKEHOLDERS’ SUPPORT

INEC CHAIRMAN FLAGS OFF CVR EXERCISE, CANVASSES STAKEHOLDERS’ SUPPORT

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Yakubu Mahmood, Has appealed to Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), Political Parties, the media, religious and traditional institutions to continue to support the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise. Professor Yakubu made the appeal at the flagging of ceremony of the CVR exercise, which took place at […]

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NAF PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR CVR

NAF PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR CVR

The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) has offered to assist the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the deployment of personnel and materials for the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in Borno State. The pledge was made yesterday, during a courtesy visit to the Force Headquarters in Abuja by the Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood […]

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NATIONWIDE CONTINUOUS VOTER REGISTRATION EXERCISE

NATIONWIDE CONTINUOUS VOTER REGISTRATION EXERCISE

INEC COMMENCES THE YEAR ROUND NATIONWIDE CONTINUOUS VOTER REGISTRATION        (CVR) AND PERMANENT VOTER CARD (PVC) DISTRIBUTION EXERCISE   INTRODUCTION: Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) is an exercise meant for the registration of citizens who turned 18 years of age after the last registration exercise; or those who for one reason or another could not register in […]

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INEC PRESS RELEASE

INEC PRESS RELEASE

Following consultations with political parties, civil society Organizations and the media, the commission convened a special meeting today with the Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) and Administrative Secretaries (ASs) from the 36 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to finalise its preparations for the commencement of the nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise. […]

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INEC, EFCC plot ways to fight corruption

INEC, EFCC plot ways to fight corruption

  Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to henceforth prosecute any INEC staff found to have committed any offence related to its mandate, without waiting for the conclusion of INEC’s internal investigation. Exchanging views with the EFCC Chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Magu […]

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