Facts about Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise
CVR means Continuous Voter Registration. It is a continuous exercise that enables qualified Nigerian citizens to register to vote in elections.
No INEC staff will register an underage person – Oyekanmi
“The Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise commenced on April 27, 2017 at all the Local Government headquarters in the country. After a while, due to demands, more registration areas...
INEC’s budget for 2019 election will be ready next week, says Yakubu
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has assured that next year’s general elections budget would be concluded next week.Yakubu also expressed dissatisfaction over underage voting at the just-concluded council poll in Kano State.....
CNPP backs National Assembly on order of 2019 general elections
The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) yesterday spoke in favour of the National Assembly for reordering the 2019 general elections.It insisted that the presidential election should come last to save the country from plunging into a one party state and deepen it democracy.
Senator faults colleagues’ decision on election sequence
Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Abu Ibrahim has faulted the decision of the Senate to alter the sequence of the 2019 general election, describing the development as illegal. Addressing State House Correspondents after he performed the Juma’at prayer at the Aso Rock...
Uproar as Senate reverses election sequence of 2019
Intrigues ahead of next year’s general election took a fresh twist, yesterday, with the Senate’s approval of a new sequence for the polls.
CVR: INEC now captures 2,500 registrants daily in Lagos — REC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State says it now captures about 2, 500 registrants daily in its Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) with the deployment of new Direct Data Capturing (DDC) Machines. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the commission on Sunday took delivery of 30 new DDC machines and deployed…
INEC disassociates self from social media images of under-aged voters
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disassociated itself from the current videos and pictures in the social media platforms, showing under-aged persons thumb-printing ballot papers and voting in an election.
APC wins Katsina re-run, Kano council polls
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the Katsina State Federal Constituency re-run election with 2,566 votes.