2023: INEC Fixes Date To Commence Voters Registration
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will commence the Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) in June this year.
Chairman of the Commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, made the disclosure, on Thursday, at a press briefing in Abuja.
Professor Yakubu said the exercise which will be conducted nationwide effective from June 28 will be carried out throughout this year and the third quarter of next year.
He further hinted that the exercise would take off in Anambra State in view of the governorship election slated for November in the South-East state. He said: “Effective from Monday, June 28, 2021, the CVR exercise will commence nationwide and carried out continuously for over a year until the third quarter of 2022.
However, emphasis will initially be on Anambra State where more centres will be established in view of the Governorship election already scheduled for Saturday 6th November 2021.