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56 431 225 PVCs distributed- INEC

2015-03-23 14:15
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 - Ahead of the rescheduled general elections, about 56 431 225 Permanent Voter Cards have been collected so far, reports The Nation.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) disclosed this on Sunday.

The new figure shows that the collection rate has reached 81.98 percent.

Also read: INEC assures Nigerians of credible elections

On the commission’s register are 68 833 476 eligible voters.

According to the commission, most states have recorded between 60  percent and above collection rate .

Read more at The Nation.

Read more on: 2015 elections

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