The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC is set to train 1.4 million ad hoc staff ahead of the 2023 general election. This was disclosed at the two-day capacity building workshop by the Institute for INEC Press Corps on critical issues in the Electoral Act, 2022 and the Commission’s Processes, Innovations, Preparations for the 2023 General […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will be consulting the ABDULSALAMI ABUBAKAR-led National Peace Committee (NPC) ahead of commencement of campaigns by political parties for the 2023 general elections. The former Head of State and respected cleric, Bishop MATHEW HASSAN KUKAH, have been championing peaceful elections through the signing of Peace Accord […]

The Federal High Court sitting in Damaturu has adjourned judgement on the suit between BASHIR MACHINA and Senate President AHMED LAWAN. The presiding judge, Justice FADIMA MURTALA AMINU, after listening to all the submissions of arguments by the defense councils, ruled that the judgement date would be communicated to all parties on the matter. You […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has announced the commencement of recruitment of election staff for the 2023 general elections. INEC made the announcement in a post on its official twitter handle, noting that the portal which opened earlier today would be closed on the 30th of November. To this effect, the electoral umpire said […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promised to deliver the best general elections ever in Nigeria in 2023. INEC’s chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, gave the assurance when he received delegations of the International Republican Institute (IRI) and that of the National Democratic Institute (NDI) in Abuja. He said the meeting was the first that […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has vowed to ensure a transparent and credible governorship election in Osun State. INEC Chairman, Professor MAHMOOD YAKUBU stated this while addressing a gathering at a stakeholders’ meeting in Osogbo, the state capital. He said the commission has listened to stakeholders across the board who emphasized transparency, inclusivity, and […]

Over 10 million new voters have registered in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise across the country. This is according to the update for Week 11 in the Fourth Quarter released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). According to the short document, the number of completed registration stood at 8,631,696 (online – 3,250,449 […]

by JADESOLA AJIBOLA The United States has lauded the Independent National Electoral Commission on what it calls “the largely peaceful conduct” of the Ekiti State governorship election held on Saturday, June 18. The US in a statement dated June 22, 2022, also congratulated the indigenes of Ekiti State on the success of the election. The […]

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