2023: INEC Announces Date For Voters Registration, Budgets N1Bn
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise ahead of 2023 general election will kick start in the first quarter of 2021.
The agency made this announcement through its Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu on Wednesday during a budget defence session with the Senate Committee on INEC.
The INEC Chairman during the announcement also noted that the total sum of N1billion has also been mapped out for the exercise.
Speaking further, he disclosed that he is in support of diaspora voting during the session, and also called on the National Assembly to amend the Electoral Act to accommodate diaspora and early voting.