Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has taken possession of a “substantial part” of the cash it requested of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) amid the naira scarcity. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, confirmed receipt of the funds on Thursday during a press conference in Abuja on the commission’s activities two […]

Ahead of Saturday’s presidential poll, the National League of Veteran Journalists (NALVEJ) in Kwara State, is calling on Nigerians to conduct themselves in an orderly and peaceful manner. The league specifically enjoined the politicians and their supporters to shun any act capable of disrupting the exercise, reminding them that all eyes are on Nigeria. NALVEJ, […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has dismissed reports on the planned postponement of the 2023 General Election. The commission in message on its Twitter handle titled: “fake news alert” said INEC has no plan and will not postpone the election The Electoral Body said its attention has been drawn to a fake report circulating on […]

The National Orientation Agency (NOA), urged youths to avoid overheating the polity by shunning hate speech, and fake news as the country goes to the 2023 polls. Guardian newspaper reports that Director-general, of NOA, Garba Abari, made this call in Abuja, during a one-day stakeholders dialogue on the 2023 elections, with the theme, “Fostering Youth […]

Ahead of the general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has commenced the distribution of non-sensitive materials to all 13 local government areas of Nasarawa State. Nasarawa State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Uthman Ajidagba disclosed this today in Lafia while inspecting the vehicles hired to convey the materials from INEC state headquarters. He said […]

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria (SCSN) has advised that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)should be prevailed upon to hold all the elections on the same day. Vanguard reports that The Council said doing so would avoid a situation where some desperate politicians that were about to lose cannot create chaos to mar […]

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu says a presidential run-off is a possibility after voters cast their ballot on February 25, 2023 for their preferred candidates. The electoral chief said INEC is prepared to handle a presidential run-off should in case no winner emerge after next month’s poll for Aso […]

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