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INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION PRESS STATEMENT – 9th June, 2013

INDEPENDENT NATIONAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION PRESS STATEMENT – 9th June, 2013

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has observed that some politicians and registered political parties have begun unbridled campaign towards the forthcoming General Election, thereby heating up the polity. It is observed that campaign posters are being indiscriminately displayed, while electioneering broadcasts are being aired outside the statutory provision for campaigning towards elections into various […]

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Rejoinder: The Economics and Logics of INECs Programmes

Rejoinder: The Economics and Logics of INECs Programmes

The Editor, The Guardian, Rutam House, Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Isolo, Lagos. Dear Sir, Re: ‘INEC and Voters’ Card’ I write this rejoinder to the Editorial commentary in The Guardian newspaper edition for Monday, May 06, 2013, which was titled ‘INEC and Voters’ Card’. As the title suggests, the commentary apparently aimed at a critique of the plan by […]

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Summary of the results of the Nasarawo/Binyeri State Constituency Bye-Election in Adamawa State

Summary of the results of the Nasarawo/Binyeri State Constituency Bye-Election in Adamawa State

SUMMARY OF RESULT TOTAL NUMBER OF REGISTERED VOTERS== 46,803 TOTAL NUMBER OF ACCREDITED VOTERS ==23,381 TOTAL NUMBER OF VOTES CAST=========22,444 TOTAL NUMBER OF VALID VOTES CAST====21,699 TOTAL NUMBER OF REJECTED VOTES===== 745 TOTAL VOTES RECEIVED BY POLITICAL PARTIES CONTESTANTS PARTY SCORE. MATHIAS YOHANNA——————-ACN——————-1,626 GERSHON KASUWA ——————–APGA——————34 IBRAHIM UMAR WAYERE ————- CPC——————–159 UMAR KAIGAMA————————-KOWA—————7,840 UMAR SOBIYAMI […]

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Adamawa Bye-Election (Nasarawo/Binyeri State Constituency) INEC assures free fair and credible polls

Adamawa Bye-Election (Nasarawo/Binyeri State Constituency) INEC assures free fair and credible polls

The Nasarawo/Binyeri Bye-Election is as a result of the death of the member representing the constituency, Alhaji Ahmad Gangwaso in January. The Independent National Electoral Commission has put everything in place to ensure a hitch free election on the ongoing polls today. The NYSC members, Senior Staff of the commission and the senior staff of […]

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Communique issued at the end of the INEC interactive retreat with senate committe on INEC and house committee on electoral mattters, held 16th – 18th April, 2013 at GIGINYA CORAL HOTEL, SOKOTO

Communique issued at the end of the INEC interactive retreat with senate committe on INEC and house committee on electoral mattters, held 16th – 18th April, 2013 at GIGINYA CORAL HOTEL, SOKOTO

In order to create a conducive forum for a meeting of minds on some burning electoral issues, an interactive retreat was organized for key functionaries of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  and Select Committees of the National Assembly. The Retreat, held at the Giginya Coral Hotel, Sokoto, was attended by the Chairman INEC, National […]

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Welcome Address to the Sokoto Retreat with Members of the Senate and House Committees on INEC/Electoral Matters, by Professor Attahiru M. Jega. OFR, Chairman, INEC, on Wednesday April 17, 2013

Welcome Address to the Sokoto Retreat with Members of the Senate and House Committees on INEC/Electoral Matters, by Professor Attahiru M. Jega. OFR, Chairman, INEC, on Wednesday April 17, 2013

On behalf of the National Commissioners and Staff of INEC, I welcome the Chairman of the Senate Committee on INEC and the Distinguished Senator, members of the Committee, as well as the Chairman and Honourable members of the House Committee on Electoral Matters to this Retreat. We are honoured by your acceptance of our invitation […]

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New Posting And Deployment Of Administrative Secretaries

New Posting And Deployment Of Administrative Secretaries

NEW POSTING OF ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARIES SN STATE OF POSTING NAME OF ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY GRADE LEVEL STATE OF ORIGIN GEO-POLITICAL ZONE 1. ABIA MBANAJA CHARLES N. 17 IMO SE 2. ADAMAWA DOMINIC E. A. SAMBO 16 NASARAWA NC 3. AKWA-IBOM ULUOCHA OBI BROWN 17 ABIA SE 4. ANAMBRA OSCAR LEE CHARLES AMAECHI 17 IMO SE 5. BAUCHI […]

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