INEC Bars Buhari, Atiku, Others From Campaigning Untill November 18 - 9jaflaver

WELCOME TO 9JAFLAVER

NEWS  |  SPORTS  |  CELEBRITY GIST  |  MIXTAPE  |  COMEDY VIDEOS  |  JOKES  |  TECH  |  FASHION


PROMOTE MUSIC | ADVERTISE | SUBMIT FREEBEAT


Search anything below

ads9

INEC Bars Buhari, Atiku, Others From Campaigning Untill November 18

There should be no public campaigning by presidential candidates until November 18, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said yesterday.

This is in line with the timelines given by the agency and the provisions of the Electoral Act, INEC Chairman Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said.

He advised parties and their candidates to adhere to the electoral timetable during a workshop for election professionals from the Commonwealth Africa Region.

Yakubu reminded political parties and candidates that the end of primaries did not mean the immediate commencement of campaigns.

“Section 99(1) prohibits campaigns by political parties earlier than 90 days before polling day.

“Therefore, going by the provisions of the Electoral Act and the Timetable and Schedule of Activities issued by the Commission, campaign for Presidential and National Assembly elections will commence on Nov. 18.

“Campaign for Governorship and State Assembly elections begins on Dec. 1.

“I call upon political parties and candidates to strictly adhere to these dates,’’ he said.

Yakubu said that with the conclusion of primaries by political parties yesterday, the next activity was the nomination of candidates to the commission.

He reminded political parties that the dates for the submission of lists of candidates (Form CFOO2) and their personal particulars (Forms C1001) for presidential and National Assembly elections are from Oct 10 to Oct.18.

The date for the governorship and State Assembly elections is Oct. 22 and Nov. 2.

“The commission will receive the submission from political parties at Aso Hall of the International Conference Centre, Abuja, from 9.a.m to 4.p.m. daily.

“Although we have communicated these dates to all political parties, let me reiterate that there will be no extension of time.

“Similarly, in making submissions to the commission, the covering letters as well as the list of candidates must be duly signed by the National Chairmen and National Secretaries of political patties in line with the commission’s guidelines.’’

Yakubu described the workshop and its theme, “Strengthening Electoral Democracy in the Commonwealth African Region” as topical and relevant.

He said that all the countries of the Commonwealth, Africa region, needed to further consolidate on election process so that elections were not merely periodic but also peaceful and credible.

“Bringing election managers together to share experiences and build capacities is a critical step to the consolidation of electoral democracy,” Yakubu said.

Yakubu said that participants would be taken through five interrelated sub-themes, ranging from the promotion of sustainable electoral democracy, strategic planning, gender and elections, electoral technology to elections and new media.



Click Here To Comment On This Post

Promote Your Music, Video, Comedy Skit Here On 9jaflaver

Call Only:- +2348173379226 or +2348143945195


SPONSORED LINKS


TRENDING SONGS OF THE WEEK


Iwa
Phyno Ft Tekno

Master Groove
Wizkid

Bam Bam
Timaya Ft Olamide

Fever
Wizkid

Bia
Terri

Nowo
Easyranking

Fall In Love
T Classic Ft Mayorkun

Together
Rudeboy Ft Olamide

Damn Delilah
Adekunle Gold

Gbona
Burna Boy

Motigbana
Olamide
...

SWIPE LEFT TO VIEW MORE


DOWNLOAD ALSO


» Seun Moon – Loose Your Innocence





» DYHCrew – The Code Ft PSO, Diego, Studio Boy And Ric




» Rankfiizy Ft Eflex – Dagbana




» Askris – Pack Am




» Gtyym Rankz Ft Etni – 19 (My Team)




» Willcee And Hanzy – Fall For You




» Big Twins – Rita





» Obedu Ft Don F6 – Flavour




.

🎵 Want Latest Nigerian Songs? Click HERE



Comment Below:-

Enter Name Below (Optional)

          Enter Comment Below:-

Can't You Find The Song You Are Looking For? (Click Here Let's Help You Find And Provide It)




© 2014-2018 9jaflaver. All Rights Reserved.

About us||Content Remova||Privacy Policy|Contact us

Advertis|Request For Music

9jaflaver is not responsible for the content of external sites.