INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has presented the National Register of Voters to Political Parties in Abuja. According to him, ‘for the 2019 General Elections, the official total number of registered voters is: 84,004,084. ( Eighty Four Million, Four Thousand, and Eighty Four)’.
The commission has also said 850,000 personnel, including ad hoc staff, would be trained for the 2019 general elections. The first phase of the training, which began in Calabar today involved State Training Officers and Assistant Training Officers from the 36 states of the country, and they will in turn train others at various levels.