INEC releases time table for 2019 Presidential, N/Assembly, Governorship election
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Friday released timetable for the general elections in 2019.
INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, at the retreat for Resident Electoral Commissioners that Presidential and National Assembly Elections is to hold on February 16, 2019. The Governorship, State Assembly and Area Council Elections in the Federal Capital Territory will be held on March 2, 2019.
Yakubu said, “All participants at this retreat should be aware that from today, the 2019 general elections to begin with the Presidential and National Assembly Elections on 16th February 2019 are exactly 434 days away.
“These will be followed by the Governorship, State and Areas, State Assembly and Area Council elections in the Federal Capital Territory on 2nd March 2019”.