INEC reveal means of transmitting Saturday’s governorship elections.
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on March 17, 2023
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed how polling unit results will be transmitted during the governorship elections across the states of the federation on Saturday.
INEC Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, disclosed this while speaking on television interview today.
Okoye said the commission had learnt valuable lessons from the February 25 presidential and National Assembly elections.
He said when polls closed at the level of the various units, the Presiding Officer who superintended the polling unit would enter the scores of the various political parties in form EC8A which is the polling unit level result.
According to him, the Collation Officer will have the benefit of seeing the original results and the BVAS itself and have the benefit of looking at the accreditation data as transmitted, and the result sheet as transmitted from the polling unit.