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Emeka Ihedioha, 27 lawmakers receive certificates of return in Imo

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday issued a Certificate of Return to the Imo State Governor-elect, Emeka Ihedioha.

Imo elections: Groups caution INEC over Governor Okorocha’s certificate of Return

The Southeast chapter of the Presidential Support Committee (PSC) and the South East Professionals have cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) against creating constitutional crisis by refusing to issue Certificate of Return to the Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, after being declared winner of the Imo West Senatorial election.

Imo elections: PDP’s Emeka Ihedioha leads with 70,000 votes

The Peoples Democratic Party Governorship candidate in Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has taken the lead in the results from the 11 local government areas so far declared by the state Returning Officer, Prof. Francis Otunta.

Imo elections: INEC shocks politicians with late swap of collation officers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Imo State, on Saturday shocked politicians with the unannounced withdrawal of recruited Collation and Returning Officers at the tail end of the election.
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INEC declares Imo North senatorial election ‘inconclusive’

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Tuesday “declared inconclusive” the senatorial election in Imo North.
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Elections: INEC debunks allegation of illegal thumb-printing in Imo

Imo State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof. Francis Ezeonu, has debunked allegation by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that illegal thumb-printing was going on at unknown locations in the state.

Elections: INEC in Imo releases complaint phone lines, WhatsApp accounts

Ahead of the Presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday, the Independent National Electoral Commission in Imo has released WhatsApp accounts and phone lines for complaints.

INEC solicits cooperation of stakeholders for peaceful election in Imo

The Independent National Electoral Commission has solicited for full cooperation of various stakeholders involved in the electoral process in Imo for a peaceful, free and fair election.

REC: Politicians cloning PVCs in Imo

Resident Electoral Commissioner in Imo state, Prof Francis Chukwuemeka Ezeonu, has raised the alarm that some desperate politicians are bent on sabotaging the 2019 general elections by cloning the Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs in the state.

INEC: 500,525 PVCs unclaimed in Imo

Imo Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. Francis Ezeonu, has disclosed that the commission still has 500,525 unclaimed Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) from Imo State in its custody.

INEC laments 500,525 uncollected PVCs in Imo, to display voters register November 6

Prof. Francis Ezeonu, the Imo Resident Electoral Commissioner, says it is regrettable that 500,525 unclaimed Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) of Imo residents are still in his custody.

INEC decries nonchallant attitude to PVCs collection

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has decried the nonchalant attitude of Nigerians in the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) saying the atittude was not in the best interest of the country for the 2019 election.

INEC pledges to sanction erring political parties, election defaulters

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will sanction any political party, individual or corporate organisation that commits electoral offence during the 2019 general elections.

INEC to sanction erring political parties, election defaulter

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will sanction any political party, individual or corporate organisation that commits electoral offence during the 2019 general elections.

INEC: We will deploy 20,000 ad-hoc personnel in Imo for 2019 election

Prof. Francis Ezeonu, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Imo, says that the commission will deploy 20,000 ad-hoc personnel in the forthcoming 2019 elections in Imo for smooth election conduct.
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INEC: No incident form in 2019 elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission will not use incident form in 2019 elections, as the card reader will be effectively utilised.

2019: INEC warns against hate speeches during political campaigns

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned against hate speeches by political aspirants, party faithful and other stakeholders during political campaigns.

INEC will cancel election in any troublesome ward – REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it will cancel elections in wards with irregularities.

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