How Nigerians hastened my declaration - Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has clarified his Monday’s declaration of intention to run for another term in office on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
INEC urges EFCC to trace, track funding sources for political parties
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmud Yakubu, has charged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to trace and track sources of funding for political parties.
No shift in dates for 2019 elections, says INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decided that henceforth, the presidential and National Assembly elections will hold on the third Saturday...
INECNEWS.com… reporting electoral umpire in style
The innovation is the first of its kind among public institutions in Nigeria, although interactive websites and hard copies of occasional newsletters are a common feature among government agencies.
INEC inaugurates committee on electronic voting
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has inaugurated a 20-member Inter-Agency Technical Committee to evaluate requirements for the successful deployment of indigenously developed e-voting solution by the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI).
Don’t rely on INEC for victory, Yakubu tells politicians
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmud Yakubu, yesterday enjoined political office seekers to count on the electorate rather than relying on the agency for victory.
Nigeria’s multi-party system and Lilliputian platforms
During last year’s second quarterly consultative meeting with chairmen and secretaries of registered political parties in Nigeria, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Mahmud Yakubu disclosed that the commission had received 32 ....
Controversy as INEC updates voters register
An assessment of the preparedness of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve its ratings in conducting credible elections in Nigeria has been on the spotlight since April 27 when the umpire commenced the Continuous Voters Registration...
INEC to commence voter registration April 27
Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, told journalists yesterday in Abuja during a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) that the commission was committed to ensuring that every eligible voter is not denied their franchise right.
Indicted INEC staff refund bribe money, says Yakubu
The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed this when he visited the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, in Abuja.