INEC To Display 1,036,442 Voters’ Register In Bayelsa — Leadership Newspaper


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Bayelsa on Monday said it would commence the display of voters’ register of about 1, 036, 442 registered persons in various polling units in the state.

Dr Cyril Omoregbe, Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, disclosed this in Yenagoa at a one-day meeting with Stakeholders.

The stakeholders include: the Nigerian Air Force, Police, Army, Civil Defence, Civil Society Groups, Traditional Leaders, and the media.

Omoregbe, who was represented by Mr Lebari Nduh, INEC Administrative Secretary in the state, noted that Bayelsa had a total of 1, 804 units located in various communities.

He said that the display of the Voter roll which would hold from Nov. 6 to Nov.12, was aimed at correcting any form of mistakes that might have occurred during the registration processes.

The REC explained further that the mistakes could include double appearance of name or wrong spelling of names, mixing up of voter’s status…

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