Breaking: INEC Denies Plan To Postpone 2019 General Elections
The Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC] has denied alleged plans to postpone the 2019 General Elections.
News went round on Wednesday that INEC has hinted of such plans which has generated heated controversies in various quarters.
However, in a swift reaction, the electoral umpire has stated categorically that it has no such plans up its sleeves.
INEC stated this in a press statement signed by Mr. Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmi, the Chief Press Secretary to the Honourably chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu.
Se attached the press released below:
In another development, INEC has published the Final Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) figures as at August 31, 2018 as follows:
1. Fresh Registration: 14,551,482
2. PVCs Collected: 869,406
3. Transfer Requests: 769, 917
4. Replacement Requests: 1,178,793
(i) Female: 6,688,214
(ii) Male: 7,863,268