A man drops his voters card in a ballot

1,788,706 PVCs collected in Adamawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has put the number of collected PVCS in Adamawa State at 1,788,706 while 184,377 PVCs were not collected, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Kassim Gaidam, has disclosed. Mr Kassim Gaidam told a stakeholders’ meeting in Yola that the INEC is ready for the polls. Gaidam said the aim of […]

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Jimi Agbaje

INEC, Agbaje clashes over seizing of non-indigenes’ PVCs in Lagos

The Jimi Agbaje Campaign Organisation, JACO, yesterday, accused officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, of allegedly colluding with the All Progressives Congress, APC, to disenfranchise non-indigenes resident in Lagos. JACO alleged that INEC personnel, acting the script, were undertaking discriminatory distribution of PVCs by withholding the cards of non-indigenes largely suspected of being […]

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ASUU resumption: NANS urges INEC to further extend PVC collection

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Saturday appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to further extend the Feb. 11 deadline for collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC). Mr Azeez Adeyemi, the National Public Relations Officer of the association, made the appeal in a statement made available to newsmen in Abeokuta. He […]

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Osinbajo at Nyanya market TraderMoni

BoI says, PVC is not a requirement for TraderMoni

The Bank of Industry (BoI) has debunked claims in some quarters that possession of a Permanent Voters Card (PVC) is one of the requirements for benefitting from the TraderMoni loan scheme. TraderMoni is a micro credit loan scheme for petty traders managed by BoI under the Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP), one the social […]

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INEC

INEC to move 1 mln unclaimed PVCs to wards in Lagos

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Lagos State, on Sunday, said it would on Wednesday, move about one million unclaimed Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVCs) to 245 wards in the state. The INEC’s Public Relations Officer, Mr Femi Akinbiyi, made this known to newsmen in Lagos. He said the PVCs would be available for collection from […]

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Lagos INEC receives last batch of PVCs

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, urged those yet to collect their Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs, to do so now to avoid rush. In a statement by the Commission’s spokesman in Lagos, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi noted that the last batch of the PVCs have been released to all Local Government INEC offices across Nigeria. […]

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309, 221 PVCs not yet collected in Plateau – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worry over the large number of uncollected Permanent Voters Card (PVCs) in Plateau state. Mallam Halilu Pai, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) at a meeting with representatives of political parties in Jos, the state capital, said “43 days to the commencement of the general election, we have […]

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el-rufai in office

1 million PVC yet to be collected in Kaduna – El-Rufai

As traders of the popular Kaduna textile market, Kasuwan Barci endorsed his second term bid, Kaduna State Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai on Friday said, there were over a million Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) yet to be collected in the state. He, however, urged the traders to help in sensitizing their members and the general public […]

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INEC

INEC records 70 pct PVC collection in Cross River

Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, in Cross River State has achieved 70 percent distribution of Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs, to registered voters and efforts are being made for all the cards to be distributed before the end of January 2019. Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, for the state, Dr. Frankland Briyai, told Vanguard, yesterday, in Calabar […]

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702,021 PVCs yet to be collected in Lagos – INEC

Of the 786,839 voters registered in the just concluded Continuous Voters Register, CVR, which took the number of registered voters in Lagos to 6.609 million, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Lagos is still expecting from the commission’s headquarters, 284,791 Permanent Voter’s Cards, PVCs. Making the disclosure in a telephone chat with Vanguard, Mr. […]

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INEC records 13 million fresh voters, distributes 847, 693 PVCs

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it has registered 13,013,989 new voters from its nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) between April 2017 and Aug. 20 2018. Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) A consolidated CVR report released on Friday in Abuja by the commission revealed that 3,981,502 voters were […]

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Over 700, 000 PVCs yet to be received in Oyo – INEC

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, disclosed that a total of 759,780 Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs, were yet to be collected in Oyo State saying that without PVC no voter would be allowed to vote in the 2019 general elections. This was the highpoint of a sensitisation campaign flagged-off in Ibadan by the commission […]

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