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INEC spokesman Festus Okoye

June 29, 2023

Three months after presidential election, INEC says results upload on IREV incomplete

This is contrary to the commission’s pledge ahead of the election that results would be uploaded from polling units as soon as voting ended on election day.

Mahmood Yakub
June 17, 2022

We can’t stop vote-buying in Ekiti governorship election, says INEC

“INEC as a commission cannot guarantee that there won’t be any vote-buying in this election,” Mr Okoye said.

March 18, 2022

INEC to act on Gov. Umahi’s removal by court next week

“The commission has been served with nine separate orders and motions from various courts on this matter.”

September 28, 2021

AnambraDecides: INEC rebuilds warehouse destroyed by gunmen

INEC said appreciable progress has been made in fixing the facilities ahead of the election.

Mahmood Yakub
September 5, 2021

INEC redeploys five RECs, four directors

The electoral commission says the redeployments were part of its routine administrative postings.

Mahmood Yakubu
July 18, 2021

APC lawmakers know we have capacity for e-transmission of results: INEC

Lawmakers of the ruling All Progressives Congress exclusively rejected the proposal at the National Assembly this week.

INEC Chairman, Prof. Yakub Mahmood, Senate President Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker of House of Reps, Femi Gbajabiamila
May 24, 2021

Attacks on INEC facilities now national emergency: Spokesman

“These are clearly orchestrated and targeted attacks aimed at incapacitating the Commission in conducting electoral activities, especially in Anambra State.”

Festus Okoye
May 2, 2021

INEC warns of consequences as hoodlums set Akwa Ibom office ablaze

INEC said that the security guard on duty escaped unhurt but the destruction to the building and properties therein was extensive

Prof. Yakub Mahmood