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Results will be out after 48 hours - Jega

2015-03-27 21:20
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 Chairman, Attahiru Jega, has declared that the final outcomes of the general election will be available after 48 hours, DailyIndependent reported.

He revealed this during a joint press briefing with the National Youth Service Corpse Director, Johnson Olawumi.

Also read: Community leader urges electorate, politicians to support INEC

Jega expressed that the use of Permanent Voter Cards will make it easier for people to cast their votes. He further stated that the commission wants these election to be in line with international standards.

Voters will be able to experience a free, fair and credible election.

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