Fuel scarcity threatens election logistics — INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) warned yesterday that the continued scarcity of fuel across the country could jeopardize election day logistics. While the Nigerian National Petroleum Company, NNPC, Limited assured the electoral commission that there would be an adequate supply of fuel during the election, the three major presidential candidates expressed optimism that the […]

INEC starts distribution of nonsensitive material in Nasarawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has begun distributing nonsensitive materials to Nasarawa State’s 13 local government areas. Nasarawa State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Uthman Ajidagba, disclosed this Tuesday in Lafia while inspecting the vehicles hired to transport materials from INEC state headquarters. He stated that the items were expected to arrive at the commission’s […]

PVC collection has been extended to Feb 5 — INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the deadline for collecting Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs, by one week in response to widespread complaints from stakeholders and registrants who have yet to collect their cards. As a result, the exercise will no longer be completed today. The new deadline has been set for February 5. […]

Mock Accreditation Holds Feb 4 — INEC

With less than 28 days until the general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced on Friday that it would conduct mock accreditation of registered voters in 436 polling units across the country on February 4. The INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, announced this during a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners in Abuja. Yakubu explained […]

Every registered voter that wants their PVC must have their PVC, Nollywood actor Uchemba tells INEC

Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba, has slammed Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials for preventing some Nigerians from obtaining Permanent Voters Cards. Uchemba has previously urged Nigerians to prepare their PVCs for the 2023 general elections. The actor on Wednesday shared a video of some Nigerians protesting on his Instagram page, where he bemoaned the fact […]

INEC extends PVC collection deadline to January 29

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday extended by seven days the deadline for collection of Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs. The exercise will now conclude on January 29, rather than January 22, as previously scheduled. Since the collection of PVCs began, the polity has been inundated with citizen complaints about difficulties in obtaining the cards, […]

Why APC is afraid of BVAS – Aniagwu

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced that over 200,000 Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS)will be used in the 2023 general elections. According to the spokesperson for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign council, Charles Aniagwu, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was afraid of INEC’s decision to deploy the Bimodal Voter Accreditation […]