Tag: INEC

INEC removes 749 Polling Units from shrines, royal palaces – announce dates for Ekiti, Osun guber polls

Estimated Reading Time: 3Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission on Wednesday announced the creation of additional 56, 872 polling units across the country. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, stated this at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners. According to him, Nigeria now has[Read More…]

INEC Chairman says a disruption to the electoral process would undermine Nigerian democracy

Estimated Reading Time: 2Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, warned that a disruption to the electoral process would undermine Nigerian democracy and destabilise the country. Yakubu made this known at an emergency meeting with security agencies, under the auspices of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election Security, in[Read More…]