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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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PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE

1.         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. You may recall that late last year, the Commission received an Interim Report from the EFCC detailing allegations against 202 serving […]

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2015 Presidential & National Assembly Elections

2015 Presidential & National Assembly Elections

2015 Presidenttial Election SCR Analysis please click here 

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Nigeria emerges President, ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions

Nigeria emerges President, ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions

After a keen contest, Nigeria today emerged President of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC).   Nigeria’s representative and Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu garnered 10 votes to defeat Guinea, which received four votes. The Republic of Benin and Guinea Bissau emerged First and Second Vice Presidents respectively, […]

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Professional printers agree to collaborate

Professional printers agree to collaborate

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will continue to explore areas of partnership with the Professional Printers of Nigeria, as it prepares for the 2019 general elections. The Commission’s Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu gave the assurance on Wednesday in Abuja at a meeting with a 20-member delegation of the group, led by Mr. Yahaya Amfani. […]

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