2019 Election: 80 Million Voters Registered – INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said that more than 80 million registered voters are expected to vote in the 2019 general elections. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed in Asaba, Delta State.
Yakubu, represented by Mike Igini, Resident Electoral Commissioner, Akwa Ibom, said that the figure was made up of 67 million existing registered voters and 14 million newly registered voters. He stated further that 91 political parties had been registered ahead of the 2019 elections, adding that there was a total of 120,000 polling units across the country.