Nigeria: General Elections 2019

Time until Saturday, 16 February 2019, 08:00:00 (Lagos time)

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INEC Chairman briefing the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osibajo on the outcome of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa

INEC Chairman briefing the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osibajo on the outcome of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa

The only way to ensure genuine peace and stability in the West African sub-region is to allow its people choose their leaders. Any other method will be an invitation to chaos.   Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osibajo made this remark yesterday (Friday July 7) when he received members of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions […]

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ECONEC EXPRESSES COMMITMENT TO REPOSITIONING OF ELECTIONS IN THE WEST AFRICAN SUB-REG

ECONEC EXPRESSES COMMITMENT TO REPOSITIONING OF ELECTIONS IN THE WEST AFRICAN SUB-REG

Following the inauguration of the Steering Committee of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) in Abuja, on Thursday, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and serving President of ECONEC, Professor Yakubu Mahmood says the Body was committed to improving the conduct of elections in the West African Sub-region. It would be recalled that […]

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INEC, UNDP RESTATE COMMITMENT TO STRENGTHEN THE NIGERIAN ELECTORAL PROCESS

INEC, UNDP RESTATE COMMITMENT TO STRENGTHEN THE NIGERIAN ELECTORAL PROCESS

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and one of its development partners, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), have restated their commitment towards strengthening the electoral process by building a stronger partnership.   Chairman of INEC, Professor Yakubu Mahmood gave the assurance, while the New Country Director of UNDP, Mr. Samuel Bwalya. The New Country […]

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TIMETABLE AND SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE RECALL OF THE SENATOR REPRESENTING KOGI WEST SENATORIAL DISTRICT, KOGI STATE

TIMETABLE AND SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES FOR THE RECALL OF THE SENATOR REPRESENTING KOGI WEST SENATORIAL DISTRICT, KOGI STATE

In exercise of the powers conferred on the Independent National Electoral Commission (“the Commission”) by Sections 69 and 110 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended); Section 116 of the Electoral, Act 2010 (as amended) and of all other powers enabling it in that behalf, the Commission hereby issues this timetable […]

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INEC DISSOCIATES SELF FROM FAKE ONLINE RECRUITMENT

INEC DISSOCIATES SELF FROM FAKE ONLINE RECRUITMENT

In a swift reaction to some unscrupulous website advertisements claiming that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was embarking on massive recruitment of all categories of staff, the Commission has said no such exercise was ongoing at the moment and advised the public to disregard such advertisement. This was contained in a press statement signed […]

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PRESS STATEMENT

PRESS STATEMENT

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) held its regular weekly meeting today and considered the petition submitted by some registered voters from Kogi West Senatorial District to kickstart the process of recalling Senator Dino Melaye. In accordance with the INEC guidelines for the recall of members of the National Assembly, the Commission has formally […]

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