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VOTER EDUCATION: ARMED FORCES TO SUPPORT INEC

VOTER EDUCATION: ARMED FORCES TO SUPPORT INEC

The Voter Education drive of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) may have received some boost with the Armed forces indicating willingness to complement the Commission’s effort by providing platforms to reach out to citizens.

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The attention of the Commission has been drawn to some media reports suggesting that the Commission has halted the process of recall of the Senator Representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye

The attention of the Commission has been drawn to some media reports suggesting that the Commission has halted the process of recall of the Senator Representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye

The attention of the Commission has been drawn to some media reports suggesting that the Commission has halted the process of recall of the Senator Representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye. Some of the reports even claim that the Commission was being blackmailed into abandoning the process as a result of the Senate decision to […]

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ECONEC TASKS SIERRA LEONE MEDIA, CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS ON DEMOCRACY

ECONEC TASKS SIERRA LEONE MEDIA, CIVIL SOCIETY GROUPS ON DEMOCRACY

The ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC’s) delegation has tasked the Sierra Leonean media and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), to play a positive role towards the consolidation of democracy and good governance in their post-conflict nation. The Prof Mahood Yakubu-led ECONEC governing board team, which is in Sierra Leone on a Needs Assessment and Solidarity […]

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PRESS STATEMENT

PRESS STATEMENT

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) held its regular weekly meeting today and considered the order given by the Federal High Court, Abuja dated 6th July 2017 directing the “parties to maintain the status quo till the determination of the plaintiff’s motion on notice,” in respect of the suit filed by Senator Dino Melaye, seeking orders […]

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APPLICATION TO SERVE AS OBSERVERS

APPLICATION TO SERVE AS OBSERVERS

APPLICATION TO SERVE AS OBSERVERS The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) hereby invites registered Observer Groups and other interested Stakeholders whose activities have focus on Democracy, Governance and election that wish to observe the Anambra State Governorship Elections scheduled to hold on November, 2017 to visit the Commission’s website (www.inecnigeria.org) for the application forms. This […]

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OSUN WEST SENATORIAL BYE-ELECTION: ADEMOLA ADELEKE RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF RETURN

OSUN WEST SENATORIAL BYE-ELECTION: ADEMOLA ADELEKE RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF RETURN

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has issued a Certificate of Return to the winner of the July 8, 2017 Osun West Senatorial bye-election, Otunba Ademola Adeleke, at a brief ceremony which held Tuesday, at INEC Headquarters, Abuja.   In his remark at the presentation, National Commissioner, Prince Adedeji Soyebi, commended the people of Osun West senatorial […]

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ECOWAS ELECTORAL MANAGEMENT BODIES TEAM MEETS SIERRA LEONE POLITICAL STAKEHOLDERS

ECOWAS ELECTORAL MANAGEMENT BODIES TEAM MEETS SIERRA LEONE POLITICAL STAKEHOLDERS

 FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE, 10, JULY 2017   A delegation of the ECOWAS Network of Electoral Commissions (ECONEC) governing board led by its President Prof Mahmood Yakubu has appealed to Sierra Leone’s political stakeholders to see elections as a sovereign responsibility and democracy as a collective sacrifice for the wellbeing of the people and national development. […]

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