Nigeria News App

Join NN App My Account
Stats: 303 members, 1,704 topics. Date:   Sat, 15 2018 at 07:12 am
For more please contact us @

Nigerian News

FrontPage Forum Must Read Latest Posts Breaking News Entertainment Politics Business Economy Sports Romance General Hausa News
Trending : 2019 Buhari Court Candidate Buharis Nigeria Debate
Join NN App Earn by reading news Sign in My earnings Invite friends Income record How it works FAQ Testimonial Income support Today offer

INEC begins display of voters register for public scrutiny

By - - [Politics ]

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has begun the display of national register of voters at all the polling units for public scrutiny and possible claims and objections.

The purpose of the public display, according to officials, is to address issues of deceased registered voters, non-Nigerians, underage voters and multiple registration.

Reports had it the electoral umpire had started displaying the registers in many polling centres across Nigeria.

Briefing journalists yesterday, the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kano, Prof. Riskuwa Arabu Shehu, said it was a civic responsibility of the general public to cross-check the register in order to identify the aforementioned issues so as to guard the integrity of the register.

“Although the commission has dutifully cleaned up the register using the Automatic Fingerprints Identification Systems (AFIS), it is the right of the citizens, under the law, to examine the register and exercise their civic duty by drawing the attention of the commission to the inclusion of any ineligible persons,” he said.

INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu had on Tuesday said over 300,000 multiple registrants had been deleted from the register.

Like .

Others are reading

10 Comments Nigeria News
Lurdharry• a month ago
Lafeeze53• a month ago
Abidoun• a month ago
Nice 1
innkayobami• a month ago
It's okay
Olite1996• a month ago
better thing
ANOINTING• a month ago
Confirm job
iammicharles• a month ago
It's about time
Reply• a month ago
Yes keep up the good work!
Raymond• a month ago
Good one
Iyamahsolomon• a month ago
Good job

(Go Up)

Have a news to share? Contact Email:

NIGERIA NEWS APP ( is a website owned by IAR (IJMBway Alevel Registraion) a registered company that pays you for reading news, commenting on every news, sharing our ads on Twitter/ Facebook, inviting friends & family and logging daily. You can make upto ₦200,000 just by inviting people to read Latest Nigerian News & Breaking News in Nigeria. Register today with ₦1,600 to become a member.

© 2018 - Nigerian News App.