INEC extends PVCs’ collection in Edo

 The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Edo office, said the commission has extended the collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) at ward levels across the state. Continue reading INEC extends PVCs’ collection in Edo at Vanguard News Nigeria. Find more latest news and headlines from the newspaper

INEC: Dead persons to vote in 2019 polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has offered reasons the names of dead persons may not be expunged from the voters’ registers pasted across the country for the 2019 general elections. According to the Commission, not until cogent objections were backed up with verifiable evidence to warrant their removal from the register, their names would…

INEC, APC get 30-day ultimatum over Etsako constituency

The legal battle between the All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for the Estako Federal Constituency for the House of Representatives election, Julius Abuda, and the lawmaker representing the constituency, Hon. Johnson Oghuma, yesterday suffered a setback following the absent of the defendants in the suit filed at the Federal High Court, sitting in Benin, Edo…

What we’ll do in 2019 – INEC

The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Niger, Prof. Sam Egwu, said on Monday that the commission was committed to conducting free, fair and credible elections in 2019. Egwu gave the assurance at a two-day workshop in Minna on the implementation of election monitoring and support, an integrated monitoring and tracking tool for all electoral activities leading…

Dogara to name probe panel for INEC, political partie

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, would tomorrow constitute on an ad hoc committee to probe alleged violations of the electoral Act by political parties and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during last month’s primaries to pick candidates for the 2019 polls. It would be recalled that the house had last…

Stiffer sanctions against INEC officials in Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill: How realistic?

With three months to the 2019 general election, the fourth version of the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill recently passed by the National Assembly has come under serious scrutiny. Although Nigerians from different spectrum of the divide have expressed divergent views on whether President Muhammadu Buhari should sign the bill into law once it is transmitted…

2019: INEC to deploy speed boats, motorcycles in difficult terrains in Taraba

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Taraba has said it would deploy speed boats, life jackets and motorcycles to enable them access riverine and mountainous areas in Taraba. Public Relations Officer of the Commission in Taraba, Fabian Yame, disclosed this in an interview with our correspondent in Jalingo. Yame said the move became necessary…