SHIFT || Presidential Poll Scheduled To Take Place On Feb 1611 Mar 2017
INEC Releases Timetable For 2019 Elections | Presidential Poll scheduled To Take Place On Feb 16
Our democracy is maturing and the Commission believes that there should certainty with regards to timetable for elections. For instance, in the United States, general elections always hold on the second Tuesday of November in the election year. In Ghana, it’s the 7th of December of the election year while in other places like Mexico, Norway, Sweden, Coasta Rica and Swithzerland, the dates are also known in advance
Soyebi added that INEC decided to fix the dates for the national elections in Nigeria for the third Saturday in February of the election year while the state elections would be held two Saturdays later.