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2019: Over 16.5M PVCs Will Be Ready Before Elections Says INEC

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said 16,500,192 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) will be ready for collection before the 2019 general elections.

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this at the regular meeting of the commission with the Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC) Today in Abuja.

Yakubu said that for a period of 16 months, from April 27, 2017 to Aug. 31, it registered a total of 14,551,482 new voters for its nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR).