Voters Register: INEC to expunge names of deceased persons


By Emem Idio
ENAGOA—Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that it would use the one week earmarked for the display of Voters’ Register to expunge names of deceased persons, foreigners and those who did double registration among others, in the 1,804 polling units across Bayelsa State.

INEC boss

It also noted that the exercise would be used for distribution of Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs,  across the polling units.

The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, in charge of the state, Dr. Cyril Omoregbe, disclosed this during a stakeholders’ meeting on the commencement of display of voters register in the state.

Omoregbe, who was represented by the Administrative Secretary, Mr. Lebari Nduh, said PVCs that have not been collected since 2011 will be distributed during the period. He urged members of the public to come forward for their PVCs.

INEC to display…

Read More…..Vanguard Newspaper