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 INEC Decries Voters’ Apathy in Ogun

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ogun State has expressed worry over low participation of voters. The new Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Mr. Niyi Ijalaye made this known at the INEC’s headquarters in Abeokuta while speaking with chairmen and secretaries of political parties. Mr. Ijalaye noted that the level of voters Continue Reading

INEC Creates 1,832 New Polling Units In Ogun

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Ogun State is to create additional one thousand eight hundred and thirty two polling units for future elections in the state. The Ogun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Professor AbdulGaniy Raji made this known while briefing the stakeholders on the expansion of Voter Access to polling units exercise held […]Continue Reading
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INEC and the e-Voting Option

Some weeks ago, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu announced the commission’s readiness to use electronic voting in some elections slated for next year. The INEC boss noted that, the move is in response to the health threats posed by the ongoing covid-19 pandemic. While promising to work towards the full […]Continue Reading

INEC Holds Forum on Electoral Violence

Violence has remained a symbolic feature of most elections in Nigeria with the last general elections recording tales of unpleasantness in most part of the country. An attempt to forestall this in coming elections informed a Stakeholder’s Election Forum organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. At the forum which kicked off with political […]Continue Reading