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INEC moves to conclude pending elections

09 May 2016, 20:52

Abuja - The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the unresolved elections in some states in Nigeria will be concluded soon.

The INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmud Yakubu gave the assurance in an interview with journalists on Sunday.

Also read: INEC releases time table for rerun elections in 15 states

He explained the reasons for the delay in concluding some of the hanging elections in Rivers, Kogi, Anambra and Plateau states.

Professor Yakubu also disclosed the efforts of the commission in addressing grey areas in the Electoral Act ahead of the 2019 elections.

He said that the card reader device and other very important areas of the law would be looked at with the aim of amendment for a better electoral system in Nigeria.


- News 24


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