Tag: Independent National Electoral Commission

2019 Elections: INEC trains staff on effective communications

inno.korie- June 29, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday commenced a two-day training on strategic communications for its management and senior members of staff , as ... Read More

INEC suspends CVR in 2 Kogi LGs

admin- June 13, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has suspended the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) in some communities in Bassa and Dekina local government ... Read More

Buhari and the JUNE 12 saga

admin- June 7, 2018

There are three aspects – the strategic, the political and the legal – to the Federal Government’s decision to replace May 29 with June 12 ... Read More

INEC strategises for Ekiti, Osun, 2019 elections

admin- June 5, 2018

By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has re-constituted its Election Monitoring and Support Centre (EMSC) Committee ahead of the Ekiti and Osun ... Read More

APC shifts Convention date

admin- May 25, 2018

APC national convention will now hold on 23 June The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled its National Convention for Saturday, June 23, 2018. ... Read More

131,687 PVCs yet to be collected in Sokoto – INEC

admin- May 23, 2018

131,687 PVCs unclaimed in Sokoto, says INEC By Habibu Harisu The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said no fewer than 131, 687 Permanent Voter Cards ... Read More

Breaking: Senate backpedals on Omo-Agege

admin- May 15, 2018

Senate backpedals on Senator Ovie Omo-Agege’s resumption. Above Senate President Bukola Saraki and Omo-Agege in January 2016, when Omo-Agege was sworn in as a senator ... Read More

INEC takes delivery of 4m PVCs for newly registered voters

inno.korie- May 3, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has taken delivery of four million Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) for distribution to the electorate registered in ... Read More

1.4m Unclaimed PVCs to be Redistributed in Lagos – INEC

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State on Friday said that it was making plans to redistribute the unclaimed 1.4 million Permanent Voter ... Read More

Buhari approves 23 New federal appointments

admin- April 11, 2018

President Buhari makes 29 Federal appointments in INEC, Polytechnics and federal medical centres President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of some chief executive officers ... Read More

205 INEC Staff Suspended Over Roles Played in Elections – Chairman

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended 205 staff over various unwholesome roles in the 2015 general elections. INEC’s Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed ... Read More

INEC Seeks Strategic Partnership with NURTW Ahead of 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2018

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will enter into strategic partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) to ensure an effective ... Read More

Investigative Hearing: Fashola Appears Before House Committee on Power

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2018

Minister of power, works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says all administrative issues affecting the optimum performance of Transmission Company of Nigerian has been resolved. The ... Read More

21 New Political Parties Registered by INEC

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the registration of 21 new political parties, bringing the number of registered parties in the country to ... Read More

18 out of 46 registered political parties yet to constitute NEC says INEC

inno.korie- October 4, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 18 out of 46 registered political parties are yet to constitute their National Executive Committee (NEC) ... Read More

NUGLE Urges Aregbesola To support Local Government Autonomy

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2017

The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), has appealed to the Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola to support Local Government Autonomy. Mr Ibrahim Khaleel, ... Read More

Improper Primaries By Political Parties, A Stumbling Block To INEC – Chairman

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2017

Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said one of the major challenges of the commission was failure of political parties to ... Read More

CVR: INEC registers 1.41m voters, distributes 54,395 PVCs

inno.korie- July 14, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it had registered 1.41 million voters in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR). Chairman of ... Read More

INEC Staff Remanded By Court in Prison For N112.4m Scam

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2017

Justice O. Efreti Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta State has ordered that Mrs. Fidelia Omoile, a serving Independent National Electoral ... Read More