CVR: 10 Million Nigerians Now On INEC Register


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has so far registered a total of 10,292,647 Nigerians as part of its ongoing continuous voter registration CVR, exercise, its chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, said in Abuja yesterday.

Confirming receipt of official declaration of vacancies in respect of Bauchi South senatorial district, Katsina North as well as Lokoja/Koton Karfe Federal Constituency in Kogi State, Yakubu said: “The commission is set to conduct by-elections to fill the vacancies in the three constituencies which have a total of over two million registered voters spread across 3,355 polling units in 234 wards and 22 LGAs.”