INEC’s budget for 2019 election will be ready next week, says Yakubu

INEC’s budget for 2019 election will be ready next week, says Yakubu

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Mahmood Yakubu, has assured that next year’s general elections budget would be concluded next week.Yakubu also expressed dissatisfaction over underage voting at the just-concluded council poll in Kano State..... ...
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Senator faults colleagues’ decision on election sequence  

Senator faults colleagues’ decision on election sequence  

Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Abu Ibrahim has faulted the decision of the Senate to alter the sequence of the 2019 general election, describing the development as illegal. Addressing State House Correspondents after he performed the Juma’at p...
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Kano LGA election questionable — INEC

Kano LGA election questionable — INEC

Independent National Electoral Commission Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu yesterday expressed worry over the credibility of the Kano State Local Government election even as he pledged that proper investigation will be carried out to avail Nigerians with facts o...
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2019 election budget ready in 7 days – INEC Chairman

2019 election budget ready in 7 days – INEC Chairman

Prof. Yakubu Mahmood, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said that the 2019 General Elections budget would be ready in seven days. ...
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BREAKING: INEC Sets Up Committee To Probe Underaged Voting In Kano

BREAKING: INEC Sets Up Committee To Probe Underaged Voting In Kano

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INEC sets up panel to probe underage voting in Kano

INEC sets up panel to probe underage voting in Kano

The Independent National Electoral Commissioner (INEC) has set up a committee to probe the underage voting in Kano state. Mahmood Yakubu, chairman of the electoral body, disclosed this at a workshop in The post INEC sets up panel to probe underage voting in ...
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2019: INEC registers 231,435 voters in Lagos, probes extortion at registration centres

2019: INEC registers 231,435 voters in Lagos, probes extortion at registration centres

HE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has disclosed that no fewer than two of its staff are currently facing disciplinary actions for allegedly engaging in extortion during the ongoing Continued Voter Registration, CVR, exercise in Lagos State. T...
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‘Why underage persons were registered’

‘Why underage persons were registered’

The Independent National Electoral Commission says some underage voters are being registered in some parts of the country because the lives of registration officers are being threatened by some members of the community. The Director of Publicity and Voter Educ...
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Uproar as Senate reverses election sequence of 2019

Uproar as Senate reverses election sequence of 2019

Intrigues ahead of next year’s general election took a fresh twist, yesterday, with the Senate’s approval of a new sequence for the polls. ...
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CVR: INEC now captures 2,500 registrants daily in Lagos — REC

CVR: INEC now captures 2,500 registrants daily in Lagos — REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State says it now captures about 2, 500 registrants daily in its Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) with the deployment of new Direct Data Capturing (DDC) Machines. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...
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