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North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

The All Progressives Congress leadership in the North-West region has requested the Independent National Electoral Commission to expand voter registration in order to enable more eligible voters to obtain their Permanent Voter Cards.

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The call was made by the party’s Zonal Publicity Secretary, Musa Mada, during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Kaduna.

The states of Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Jigawa, Kebbi, Sokoto, and Zamfara are included in the Northwest zone.

North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

Mada said the call for the extension had become necessary following a mass rush by eligible voters to get registered ahead of the 2023 general elections.

“We are concerned about the number of people trooping to the INEC office on daily basis, most of whom are yet to be captured.

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The All Progressives Congress leadership in the North-West region has requested the Independent National Electoral Commission to expand voter registration in order to enable more eligible voters to obtain their Permanent Voter Cards.

The call was made by the party’s Zonal Publicity Secretary, Musa Mada, during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Kaduna.

The states of Kaduna, Kano, Katsina, Jigawa, Kebbi, Sokoto, and Zamfara are included in the Northwest zone.

North-West APC Seeks For The Extension Of Voter Registration

“It will only be fair if an extension of the closing date be considered so that additional eligible voters will be registered,” Mada added.

He also urged INEC to consider the possibility of creating additional registration centers, saying this would ease the difficulty faced by the eligible voters.

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“Thousands of eligible voters might be disenfranchised due to difficulties being faced to access registration centers.

“INEC should know that the whole exercise bothers on the people, as such, it will not be fair to disenfranchise them,” he said.


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