Category Archives: INEC NIGERIA

INEC Pledges Strong Action Against Vote Buying

INEC Pledges Strong Action Against Vote Buying * 23 New Political Parties Receive Licenses A strong indication that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will no longer tolerate vote buying during elections emerged on 16th August, during the presentation of licenses to 23 new political parties at the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja. Chairman of the Commission,… Read More »

Youths Could Determine Outcome of 2019 General Elections, Says INEC Chairman

Youths Could Determine Outcome of 2019 General Elections, Says INEC Chairman Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has predicted that Nigerian youths, with their population, could determine the outcome of the 2019 general elections. He also revealed that the Osun State Governorship election, slated for September 22, would feature the… Read More »

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC Nigeria): All You Need To Know

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC Nigeria): All You Need To Know The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was set up in 1998 by General Abdulsalam Abubakar to conduct the 1999 elections for political office holders. It was however fully empowered by the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The major function of INEC… Read More »

Cross River State Independent Electoral Commission (CROSIEC)

Cross River State Independent Electoral Commission (CROSIEC) CROSIEC is an acronym for Cross River State Independent Electoral Commission founded on the 31st Day of October, 2004 with credence to Section 39 Subsection (1) and (2) of the Commission’s Law, Cap C18, Vol. 3 Laws of Cross River State of Nigeria 2004, in compliance with Section… Read More »

2019: INEC fixes Feb 16 for Presidential, N/Assembly elections, Governorship March 2

2019: INEC fixes Feb 16 for Presidential N/Assembly elections Governorship March 2 A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections to hold on February16, 2019 while the Governorship, State Assembly and Area Council Elections in the Federal Capital Territory… Read More »

2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election

2019: INEC releases time table for Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election UYO – A head of 2019 general elections in the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has released possible dates for the Presidential and National Assembly Elections. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Presidential and National Assembly Elections is… Read More »

2019 general elections: INEC yet to fix dates for parties’ primaries

2019 general elections: INEC yet to fix dates for parties’ primaries The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it has not fixed dates for political parties primaries, to elect their candidates for the 2019 general elections. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) INEC made the clarification in a… Read More »

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Registers 21 New Political Parties

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Registers 21 New Political Parties 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 67. The approval, according to a statement signed by Mrs May Agbmuche-Mbu, INEC National Commissioner and Member, Information and Voter… Read More »

Nigeria General Election News 2019

Nigeria General Election News 2019 INEC to provide Braille, glasses for visually challenged during elections in Bauchi APC in United States decries Atiku’s visit, says it’s a mockery of Presidential Proclamation 7750 Show evidence I benefitted from N156m slush fund, Atiku tells FG I Will dislodge you, with or without US trip, Atiku tells Buhari… Read More »

2019 elections: Police will strengthen existing relationship with INEC ―CP

2019 elections: Police will strengthen existing relationship with INEC ―CP The Nigeria Police will strengthen the existing relationship with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to ensure the success of the 2019 general elections. Kogi Commissioner of Police, Mr Wilson Inalegwu, made the statement on Thursday in Lokoja when he received the new Resident Electoral… Read More »