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    INEC, EFCC plot ways to fight corruption

    The Chairman (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu led a top management team to the headquarters of the EFCC.
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    PRESS RELEASE

    The Commission met today to consider the report of its expanded Appointment, Promotion and Disciplinary Committee on the EFCC Interim Report on Bribery Corruption and Money Laundering Charges During the 2015 General Elections.
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  • (INEC) National Commissioner, Prof. Anthonia Okoosi-Simbine (right), with Deputy Director, Gender Unit, Voter Education and Publicity Department, Mrs Blessing Obidegwu
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    PRESS STATEMENT

    You are all welcome to yet another briefing, which is in fulfillment of our pledge to regularly brief the public on the Commission’s activities.
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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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    European Union team team’s visit to the Commission

    Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (5th from left, front row) and National Commissioners with the European Union team led by Mr Santiago Fisas (3rd from right) during the team’s visit to the Commission on February 6.
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  • Chairman, Senate Committee on INEC, Senator Mohammed Ndume (left), immediate past chairman of the Committee, Senator Abba Kyari and Chairman, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu during the visit by the Commission's top management team to the Senate Committee at the National Assembly on February 8.

    INEC Chairman Courtesy visit to the Chairman, Senate Committee on INEC Senator Mohammed Ndume.

    Chairman, Senate Committee on INEC, Senator Mohammed Ndume (left), immediate past chairman of the Committee, Senator Abba Kyari and Chairman, INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu during the visit by the Commission’s top management team to the Senate Committee at the National Assembly on February 8.
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  • Left to Right: National Commissioners representing South East, North Central and North East respectively - Prof. Okechukwu Ibeanu, Mr. Mohammed Haruna and Retired Air Vice Marshal Ahmed Muazu, at their swearing-in ceremony today in the Council Chambers, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja

    Six new National Commissioners resume office

    Left to Right: National Commissioners representing South East, North Central and North East respectively – Prof. Okechukwu Ibeanu, Mr. Mohammed Haruna and Retired Air Vice Marshal Ahmed Muazu, at their swearing-in ceremony today in the Council Chambers, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja
  • Left to Right: National Commissioners representing the South West, South South and North West respectively: Dr. Adekunle Ogunmola, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu and Engineer Abubakar Nahuche

    Six new National Commissioners resume office

    Left to Right: National Commissioners representing the South West, South South and North West respectively: Dr. Adekunle Ogunmola, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu and Engineer Abubakar Nahuche
  • INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu (6th left), President, International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) Mr. William Sweeney (5th left), National Commissioner, Dr Mohammed Lecky (2nd left), Resident Electoral Commissioner, Taraba State, Mr. Habu Zarma (4th left), Special Adviser to the Hon Chairman, Prof. Mohammed Kuna (3rd right), Electoral Offier, Jigawa State, Mr. Adamu Malam Garba (left) and other Nigerian participants, at the 2016 United States Election Programme/7th Global Elections Organisation (GEO-7) Conference, held in Washington D.C recently.
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  • NEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu (4th from left), Head of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and West Africa, Ambassador Michel Arrion (3rd from left), National Commissioners, Baba Shettima Arfo (right) and Prof Anthonia Simbine (2nd left), Ms Laolu Olawumi (left) and Mr Hans Peter Schadek (2nd right) during a recent visit by the European Union Delegation to the Commission.

    Visit by the European Union Delegation to the Commission

    NEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu (4th from left), Head of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and West Africa, Ambassador Michel Arrion (3rd from left), National Commissioners, Baba Shettima Arfo (right) and Prof Anthonia Simbine (2nd left), Ms Laolu Olawumi (left) and Mr Hans Peter Schadek (2nd right) during a recent visit by the European Union Delegation to the Commission.
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    Senate Committee’s Visit to INEC

    Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (4th from left), Chairperson, Senate Committee on Diaspora and Non – Governmental Organisation, Senator Rose Okoji Oko (3rd from left), Senators Ibrahim Umar Kurfi (2nd from left), Olanrewaju Tejuoso and Adulaziz Nyako (right, 2nd from right); INEC National Commissioners, Prince Solomon Soyebi (left), Anthonia Simbine (2nd left, back row), Baba Arfo Shettima and Mohammed Lecky, during the Senate Committee’s fact-finding mission to the Commission on Tuesday.
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    Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (5th from right, front row) with the Commission’s top officials in front of the Multi-purpose Hall named after Prof Yakubu by the Nigerian Defence Academy in Kaduna recently.
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    INEC CHAIRMAN WELCOMES EXPERIENCE SHARING WITH BANGLADESH ON ELECTION SECURITY

    Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has welcomed experience sharing with the Bangladesh National Defense College on elections security. He said both countries shared similar experiences in a lot of ways and the lessons shared would help the Commission learn more on managing elections in a large democracy.
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    The Inter-party Advisory Committee (IPAC), the umbrella body of registered Political Parties in Nigeria,

     IPAC, the umbrella body of registered Political Parties in Nigeria, yesterday, Tuesday, 2ndAugust, 2016, held an election.
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    US Ambassador Visits INEC

    Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (4th from left); United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. James Entwistle (3rd from left); Political Officer (U.S Embassy), Mr. Dan Joyce; Secretary, INEC, Mrs Augusta Ogakwu; National Commissioner (INEC), Prof. Anthonia Simbine; National Commissioner (INEC), Alhaji Baba Shettima Arfo; Director, Peace and Democratic Governance, USAID, Dr Blair King in a group photograph after the U.S. Amdassador’s visit to INEC on Wednesday.
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    INEC Presents Letter of Appointment to Corps Member

    Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu (left), ex Youth Corps Member, Mr. Daniel Oluwatobi, Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier-General Sule Z. Kazaure, during the presentation of a Letter of Appointment by Yakubu to Oluwatobi at the NYSC headquarters, Abuja, yesterday. Oluwatobi had lost his sight in an accident, while serving as INEC ad-hoc staff on in Yobe State, during the 2011 general elections.