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INEC presents national register of voters to political parties

The Independent National Electoral Commission-INEC has presented the national register of voters to political parties.

The chairman of the commission, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, who made the presentation at the quarterly consultative meeting with political parties, further announced that for the 2019 general elections, the total number of registered voters in Nigeria is Eighty Four Million, Four Thousand, and Eighty Four eligible voters. He advised those who are yet to collect their PVCs to do so before the Election Day.

Also, INEC has begun the training of 850,000 personnel, including ad hoc staff, for the general elections.

Reports say the first phase of the training, which began in Calabar yesterday day, involved State Training Officers and Assistant Training Officers from the 36 states of the country, adding that they will in turn train others at various levels.

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