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52.23m Permanent Voter Cards distributed -INEC

2015-02-17 21:14
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has so far distributed 52 233 396 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to registered voters across the country

According to an electronic mail sent to journalists on Tuesday by the commission, the figure represented 75.88 per cent of the 68 833 476 registered voters nationwide.

Also read: INEC distributes 1.3m PVCs in Benue

It explained that the PVCs were of the total number distributed as of Tuesday, February 17, 2015.

Lagos tops the list with 3 685 322 PVCs distributed. Kano came second with 3 487 155 PVCs already collected.

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