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INEC Rules Out Use Of Electronic Voting In 2019

INEC Rules Out Use Of Electronic Voting In 2019

🕔09:13, 12.Apr 2018

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) Mahmood Yakubu, on Wednesday said electronic voting will not be used in the 2019 elections. Mr Yakubu, a professor of political science, said this in Abuja on Wednesday at the end of

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Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

Buhari Makes 26 New Appointments – SEE FULL LIST

🕔19:07, 10.Apr 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate to confirm Festus Okoye as National Commissioner for the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC). Okoye is among 26 new appointees the President sent in their names, in separate letters, to the Senate for

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Jega Gets New Appointment

Jega Gets New Appointment

🕔07:12, 6.Apr 2018

Former Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) boss, Attahiru Jega has been appointed as Chairman of a Committee for the establishment of Yusuf Maitama-Sule Centre for Advancement of Politics and Democratic Governance in Kano state. This was contained in a statement released

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2019: Any PDP Member Caught Rigging Elections Will Be Killed – Orji Uzor Kalu

2019: Any PDP Member Caught Rigging Elections Will Be Killed – Orji Uzor Kalu

🕔14:04, 16.Mar 2018

A former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu has said that any member of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) caught rigging in the 2019 elections will be lynched. Kalu made this comment while addressing journalists at his Igbere country home

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2019: INEC To Burn Unclaimed PVCs

2019: INEC To Burn Unclaimed PVCs

🕔05:40, 14.Mar 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), will be compelled to burn unclaimed Permanent Voters Cards (PVC), across the country before the 2019 general elections to prevent electoral manipulations. This was disclosed by the Resident Electoral Officer (REC) in Ondo State,

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2019 Election Timetable: Saraki Warns INEC

2019 Election Timetable: Saraki Warns INEC

🕔08:13, 13.Mar 2018

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has warned the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) against undermining the powers of the National Assembly in the amendment to the Electoral Act 2010. Saraki issued the warning while making reference to the controversy generated by the

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No Evidence Of Underage Voting In Kano -INEC

No Evidence Of Underage Voting In Kano -INEC

🕔01:22, 3.Mar 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fact-finding team has said that there is no evidence of Underage voting in the last Kano council Polls. The Chairman of the committee, Abubakar Nahuce, informed newsmen on friday that his team’s interaction with

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Underage Voters: Don’t Blame Us–INEC

Underage Voters: Don’t Blame Us–INEC

🕔01:04, 14.Feb 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has said that they should not be blamed for the alarming rate of underaged voters in Kano State. This came over the report by Election Observers that they witnessed voting by underaged citizens during the

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2019 Elections: APC To Meet With Governors, Set To Fix Convention Date

2019 Elections: APC To Meet With Governors, Set To Fix Convention Date

🕔10:20, 16.Jan 2018

Governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party will be meeting on Wednesday, January 17th to pick a date for its much anticipated national convention. This meeting

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INEC Fixes Date For 2019 General Elections

INEC Fixes Date For 2019 General Elections

🕔07:35, 10.Jan 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),has announced the timetable for the 2019 General Elections. The Presidential and National Assembly elections will hold on the same day on February 16, 2019, INEC said while briefing journalists on Tuesday. Governorship and State

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