INEC promises credible polls
Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, yesterday assured Nigerians that 2019 general elections would be free, fair and better than that of 2015.
Ebonyi INEC agonises over 100,000 unclaimed PVCs
With barely 100 days to next year’s general election, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ebonyi State has expressed worry over the inability...
1.4 million unclaimed PVCs in Lagos raise concern
Lagos State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Sam Olumekun, has said that over 1.4 million Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVCs) remained unclaimed in the metropolis.
Conversation with a Nigerian vote seller
During the timeline allocated for Nigerians to get PVCs, venues for the exercises were usually packed out. About 90% of these prospective voters were Nigerians within the 20-30 age-brackets.
2019: CSOs accuse politicians of purchasing PVCs in Kano
Ahead of next year’s general elections, the coalition of Civil Society Organisation (CSO) in Kano State has raised alarm over the activities of desperate politicians, who it said have resorted to buying Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from their owners in the state.
How to make straight, the road to 2019
With about 140 days to the 2019 general election, which promises to be a major milestone in the country’s fledgling democracy and representative government, pre-election politics and rising tension is getting the atmosphere saturated with intrigues and fears.
Buhari not against e-voting, says presidency
The presidency yesterday said the decline of assent to the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018 by President Muhammadu Buhari was not his aversion to e-voting...
INEC to print 16.5m PVCs before 2019 general elections-Official
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will print 16,500,192 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) and make them available for collection by citizens ahead of the 2019 general elections.
PVC registration/ collection: Nigerians share their experience
As the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) finally closed registration of voters yesterday ahead of 2019 elections, Nigerians...