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11 Jan 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Cross River, Dr Frankland Briyai said the commission did not sell ballot papers to anybody or group in the state. Briyai, who disclosed this on Thursday in Calabar, was reacting to the impounding of a truck with INEC materials and some ballot papers. The…
26 Nov 2018
Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo State, Prof. Francis Chukwuemeka Ezeonu, has disclosed plans to lead campaign for the collection of 500, 525 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs). He promised to use the Christmas and New Year celebrations, when many people will be at home, to begin the campaign. Ezeonu, made the disclosure at the weekend…
1 Nov 2018
Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo State, Prof. Francis Chukwuemeka Ezeonu, has disclosed that unclaimed Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) in the state have risen to 500, 525. He disclosed this yesterday in Owerri when he led workers of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on a road walk across major streets. Ezeonu expressed concern at…
30 Aug 2018
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 183,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) are yet to be collected in Borno. Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Alhaji Mohammed Magaji, disclosed to newsmen in Maiduguri on Thursday. Magaji said that the unclaimed PVCs 113, 000 for newly-registered voters and 70,000 for persons registered “since…
13 Aug 2018
Polling booths are henceforth to be position in a way to make it difficult for people to see how voters cast their votes during elections, a Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) announced in Awka on Monday.
3 Aug 2018
Ebonyi State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof. Godswill Obioma, yesterday encouraged women to engage actively in politics, noting that they stand the chance of clinching the presidency due to their number. Prof. Obioma stated this in Abakaliki, the state capital, during a town hall meeting organised by Actionaid through Participatory Development Alternative (PDA) to sensitise…
13 Apr 2018
Russian Export Centre (REC) on Wednesday showcased new Sukhoi Superjet (SSJ)100 and MC-21 aircraft to the Nigerian market, wooing airline operators to emerging opportunities.   The new equipment were designed with latest technology for efficient domestic and regional services, carrying between 100 and 200 passengers per flight. Co-sponsor of the roadshow, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank),…
10 Apr 2018
The African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) and the Russian Export Center (REC), yesterday in Nairobi, began a series of roadshows under a new partnership that will raise the profile of Russian aircraft and helicopters in Africa. The roadshows, which will feature presentations, will showcase a range of cutting-edge Russian aircraft and helicopters, with demonstrations and…
21 Mar 2018
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the Oyo State, Mr. Mutiu Agboke, has disclosed that 649,183 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) are yet to be collected by their owners in the state. He disclosed this when he led a delegation of INEC officials on a visit to the Oyo State High Court. Agboke also revealed that…
13 Jul 2016
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it would engage 1,390 ad hoc workers for the Kogi East senatorial by-election holding July 23.The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Samuel Madaki...


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