In anticipation of the general elections come 2019, the Independent National Commission, INEC, will display the preliminary voters’ register at registration centers, next week, Online Nigeria reported
This is, according to electoral volition, to allow the public to scrutinize the file before printing the permanent voter card, the PVC. The document will be exposed for seven days.
The Preliminary Register must include names of those who have recently registered or transfer their voice to new areas for continuous voters’ registration, CVR. This exercise has started since on 27 April at local councils at the national council.
It comes as a commission; said 82,206 people were captured as “housewives” for accreditation with a smart card reader on March 28, 2015 at the presidential election and the National Assembly.
CBS gives opportunity to those who are 18 years after the last year; those who could not register in the last general exercise registration; those who want to move to new places; and registered voters who have TVCs but names not on Register of Voters, a source revealed.
Giving a defect to 23,643,479 accredited voters for the presidential election and the National Assembly in 2015. INEC said that 4,137,769 were captured as housewives. Of that number, 82,206 were male, while 4,055,563 were women.