Independent National Election Commission News

Election Postponement: NYPF to subsidize transport for members

What we are giving is a small token which we believe that if everyone does the same, our country will be better for it” Postponement: Group worried over safety of already released voting materials It will be recalled that after midnight on 16th general 2019, planned date for election, the Independent National Election Commission, INEC, without prior notice, called off the already fixed election to the disappointment of most electorates, especially those who had to travel kilometers to their respective voting centers.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Postponement of elections as a culture

Poll Shift painful but Nigerians must maintain their commitment — Tinubu In 2015, Nigeria’s Presidential election scheduled for February 14 was postponed till March 28 by the Independent National Election Commission, INEC, then headed by Professor Attahiru Jega.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 19, 2019

Accredited election observers forbidden from granting Press interview —INEC

Chairman of the Independent National Election Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has said that accredited election observers are not permitted to grant media interviews.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

DR Congo election loser calls for rematch

Fayulu, whose letter was made public on Monday, said the DRC's Independent National Election Commission (CENI) had "quite simply fabricated the results it published".

New Vision , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

DRC election loser calls for rematch

"FABRICATED" Mr Fayulu, whose letter was made public on Monday, said the DRC's Independent National Election Commission (CENI) had "quite simply fabricated the results it published".

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 11, 2019

Congo's Fayulu calls for rematch

Fayulu, whose letter was made public on Monday, said the DRC's Independent National Election Commission (CENI) had "quite simply fabricated the results it published".

The East African , Kenya Feb 11, 2019

DR Congo election loser calls for rematch

Fayulu, whose letter was made public on Monday, said the DRC's Independent National Election Commission (CENI) had "quite simply fabricated the results it published".

EWN , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

We won’t allow N-power personnel as poll officials –Wike – Punch Newspapers

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the state will not allow the use of N-power personnel as the Independent National Election Commission ad hoc staff during the 2019 general elections.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

'Doubts' persist as region backs Tshisekedi as DRC president

Recount call rejected Tshisekedi's victory was provisionally announced earlier this month by the Independent National Election Commission (CENI) but it was challenged both at home and abroad.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 21, 2019

African support grows for Tshisekedi as DR Congo president

“The Congo we are going to build will not be a Congo of division, hate and tribalism — it will be a Congo that is reconciled, a strong Congo, looking towards development, peace and security for all.” Tshisekedi’s victory was provisionally announced earlier this month by the Independent National Election Commission (CENI) but was challenged both at home and abroad.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 21, 2019