Independent National Electoral Commission
Nigeria Elections: Governorship election chronicles
On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across Nigeria.
Appeal Court orders INEC to allow Atiku, PDP inspect electoral materials
The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to allow the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar to inspect all electoral materials used during the just concluded general elections.
INEC declares Buhari winner of Nigeria’s 2019 election
In the wee hours of the day, Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission announced the results of Nigeria's presidential elections that were held on Saturday the 23rd of February after two days of counting the results.
INEC is announcing 'incorrect results', says PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Uche Secondus has said that some of the Presidential Election results from states being announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at its collation centre in Abuja, were incorrect and unacceptable by the party.
PDP rejects election results in Kano, alleges over voting
The Kano State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the presidential and National Assembly results compiled in Kano by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Fashola disagrees with Oshiomhole on call for INEC Chairman’s resignation
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council, Director of Planning and Monitoring, Babatunde Fashola, has disagreed with the party’s National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, on the call for the resignation of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu.
Election Postponement: Tinubu speaks on INEC's ban on political campaigns
The Independent National Electoral Commission (lNEC) on Monday lifted the ban on political parties not to campaign after it postponed the election by one week.
INEC smart card reader
The INEC card reader is a portable Electronic voting authentication device configured to read only the Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) issued by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).The card reader was designed specifically for the accreditation process, authentication of eligible voters before voting. The machine was configured to read only the PVCs of a particular polling unit and can only work on election day.
Election Postponement casts a cloud of doubt on INEC’s credibility - Situation Room
The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room expresses disappointment and shock at the postponement of the polls in spite of the assurances by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) thateverything was ready for the elections.