Performing the Inauguration on Wednesday in Abuja,the INEC Boss said the 9 more RECs sworn-in today , brings the total to 23 so far..
Out of the 9 Commissioners, 5 have been reappointed for a second and final term while the remaining 4 are new appointments.
“I congratulate you on your appointment. At the same time, I wish to draw your attention to the task ahead…
“As you are already aware, the Commission has fixed the date for the next General Elections.The Presidential & Nat. Ass. elections will hold on 16/02/19 while Gov, State Ass. & Area Council elections in the FCT will hold on 02/03/19
“It means that from today, we have exactly 548 days to the General Elections.
We shall continue to uphold the sanctity of citizens’ choice as the only basis for determining elective representation in Nigeria
“Be fair to all, partisan to none”. the INEC Boss Said