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INEC begins 3rd phase of voters’ registration in Akwa Ibom

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has flagged off the 3rd phase of the registration of eligible voters across the 31 local government areas in Akwa Ibom State. The exercise has commenced in all the registration units in the local government ares and 8 additional units, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Mr. Mike…
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NIGERIAN SENATE AMENDS ELECTORAL ACTS

The Senate passed the Electoral Act No. 6 2010 (Amendment) Bill 2017 into law. 1. There shall now be full biometric accreditation of voters with Smart Card Readers and/or other technological devices, as INEC may introduce for elections from time to time. 2. Presiding Officers must now instantly transmit accreditation data and results from Polling…
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