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Campaigns For Presidential, National Assembly Elections Begin Today – INEC

Campaigns For Presidential, National Assembly Elections Begin Today – INEC

Politics November 18, 2018 at 3:29 am 0 comments

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that campaigns for presidential and National Assembly elections will begin on Sunday, November 18, 2018.
This was disclosed in a statement by the commission on Saturday.
According to INEC, campaign for governorship and state

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ICPC Partners INEC To Curb Vote Buying

ICPC Partners INEC To Curb Vote Buying

Politics September 11, 2018 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

Musa Abubakar, acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has said the commission would join forces with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to address the menace of vote buying.
Speaking during a visit to the INEC boss, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, in Abuja on

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INEC to print 16.5 million PVCs before 2019 general elections

INEC to print 16.5 million PVCs before 2019 general elections

News September 7, 2018 at 9:35 am 0 comments

With the figure, the nation’s voting population will rise to 84,271,832.
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.
INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this at the regular meeting

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Presidency Accuses Saraki for Late Submission of INEC Budget

Presidency Accuses Saraki for Late Submission of INEC Budget

News August 20, 2018 at 1:40 pm 0 comments

The presidency on Sunday said President Muhammadu Buhari was not to blame for the seemingly late presentation of the budget of the electoral commission, INEC, for the 2019 election.
Rather, the presidency said, in a statement by presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu, Senate President Bukola Saraki was to blame.
Mr Shehu’s

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Why we want N189.2 billion for 2019 election — INEC

Why we want N189.2 billion for 2019 election — INEC

Politics August 15, 2018 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, has given reasons to justify the increase in the 2019 election budget.
He said this on Wednesday during the budget presentation of the 2019 general election at a meeting the Senate Committee on INEC in Abuja.
He listed increase

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INEC list factors hindering prosecution of electoral offences

INEC list factors hindering prosecution of electoral offences

News August 10, 2018 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

The National Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has identified three major factors hindering successful prosecution of electoral offences in the country.
Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu, INEC National Commissioner, listed political interference, lack of human and material resources as some the major factors.
She stated this on Friday in Akwanga, Nasarawa State, at

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