INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this on Tuesday at a meeting he held with Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs), in Abuja.
According to the report, N10 billion ($19.96 million as of June 30) was demanded as ransom for the kidnap victims.
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 203,497 eligible Nigerians had completed online pre-registration as fresh voters, seven days after the commencement of the exercise.https://scudnewsng.com Mr Festus Okoye, INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, disclosed this in an update on the CVR issued on Tuesday, in Abuja. He said the figure was
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has received 92,845 online applications nationwide within 48 hours of resumption of its Continuous Voter Registration (CVR).https://scudnewsng.com The commission in an updated statistics on the online registration stated that as of 7 am on Wednesday, 114,577 accounts were created by registrants. It disclosed that of the 92,845 applications
National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) says only 57.3 million Nigerians have been registered out of 200 million population in the country.https://scudnewsng.com Mr Aliyu Aziz, the Director-General, NIMC, said this at a workshop to co-create a Roadmap for digital registration system as part of the Civil Registration and Vital Statistics System (CRVS) in Nigeria in Abuja
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on Wednesday inaugurated project ‘Next Innovation with Japan’ (NINJA) Startup Gateway to support startups towards addressing societal issues. NINJA is first of its kind in Nigeria, an initiative of JICA aimed at supporting entrepreneurs to create business innovation in developing countries. It is also an incubation programme targeted at encouraging
All Progressives Congress (APC) UK chapter has urged Nigerians in the Diaspora to wade into challenges of the nation by speaking against acrimonious campaigns for break-ups to their folks.https://scudnewsng.com The Chairman, APC UK chapter, Dr Phillip Ideawor, said this on Thursday in Lagos State. Ideawor who doubles as the Chairman, APC Diaspora Chairmen, noted that
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has claimed he has received death threats due to his fight against corruption since he assumed office.https://scudnewsng.com He said this on Tuesday while fielding questions on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’ programme. Bawa, 40, said that he received a death threat last week, retelling how
Nigerians in U.S under the aegis of Diaspora Organisation Americas (NIDOA), USA Chapter, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari on some issues affecting the country and suggested the way forward. In the letter, jointly signed by its President, Dr Eromonsele Idahosa and other officials of the association, Nigerian in U.S expressed concerns over the security
Federal Government has issued a travel advisory to Nigerians to Brazil, India, Turkey, citing risks from COVID-19.https://scudnewsng.com Mr Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, gave the advice during a Town Hall Meeting on COVID-19 vaccination for the North East Zone in Yola, Borno State. The meeting was organised by the PSC