INEC seek to partner with Airforce no security and logistics.

The National Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has called for the support of the Nigerian Air Force in the deployment of personnel and airlifting of election items to remote and unsafe areas across the country. The commission also requested the support of the Air Force to provide security in a flexible environment as it had done … Read more

INEC no longer keeping sensitive election materials at CBN

The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mahmood Yakubu, said critical elections were no longer held in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Mahmood said that since the election of the Ekiti Regional Governor, INEC will not keep its critical issues with the CBN. The INEC chairperson, who made the remarks in response … Read more

Newly registered voters mostly students, housewives, says INEC

• Youth make up 69.7% as the commission registers 6.8 million new voters The Independent National Electoral Commission (IEC) says it has registered 6.8 million new voters by mid-June 2021 when it begins its ongoing voter registration drive. It noted that about 4.8 million new registrants, representing 69.7 percent, were young people, most of whom … Read more

INEC bars use of telephones at polling booths, okays electronic transfer of results

The Independent National Electoral Commission (NEC) has announced the release of the 2022 Electoral Code and Guidelines. The commission announced this on its official Twitter page, @ inecnigeria, on Friday. The commission wrote on Twitter, “INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has presented the revised INEC rules and guidelines for the conduct of elections. ” This … Read more

Group lampoons INEC over extension of primaries’ deadline

… It warns of future events The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room in a joint statement signed by its co-ordinator, Ene Obi, and its allies, Asmau Joda and James Ugochukwu, on Monday criticized the Independent National Electoral Commission’s decision to extend the primaries to political parties. . The party also warned the electoral commission to … Read more