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Zamfara APC to team up against PDP if INEC… -Video

***Nigerian military sets to transfer 157 de-radicalized ex-Boko Haram fighters to states ***This is part of measures put in place to return to Nigeria’s Northeast ***Operation Safe Corridor’s (OPSC) De-radicalization, Rehabilitation and Reintegration Programme has successfully transferred 287 ex-fighters ***Before transfer, the ex-Boko Haram fighters undergo special training ***Post transfer arrangements ***Chief of Defence Staff, …

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2019: INEC Issues Warning To Political Parties -Video

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says there will be no extension of time for political parties to submit the list of candidates for 2019 general elections. INEC Chairman Prof Mamood Yakubu issued the warning while declaring open a 5 day Commonwealth Election professionals training workshop in Abuja. According to him, under the INEC guild …

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INEC To Commence Display Of Voters Register On Tuesday-INEC Boss -Video

Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof. Yakubu Mahmood has said that the commission will commence the display of the national register of voters at polling units across the country on Tuesday. The INC Chairman made the disclosure when ECOWAS Facts delegation led by Chairman National Electoral Commission of,Sierra Leone and leader of the …

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Senate okays INEC to conduct local govt elections -Video

Following the constitutional amendment report which was submitted to the Senate on Tuesday, the red Chamber has reasoned that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will henceforth be conducting local government elections of states. Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial district while speaking on grey areas of the report, emphasized that autonomy of local …

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National Assembly slashes INEC’s 2019 budget by N200m -Video

The National Assembly Joint Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reduced the earlier approved budget for the commission by over N200 million. The committee had on Monday adopted a budget of N143 billion (N143,512,529,455) for the elections – as against the initial demand of N189 billion by INEC. It, however, directed the …

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2019 Elections : Senate Confirms INEC REC, DG of ICRC -Video

The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Mr. Monday Udo Tom as a Resident Electoral Commission of the Independent National Electoral Commission; as well as that of Chidi Kennedy Izuwah as Director-General of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission. The Senate presided over by Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, received reports from Committee on INEC, …

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