INEC Releases Voting Procedures for General Elections
The Independent National Elect0ral Commission (INEC) has released the voting procedures for the general elections.
INEC made the announcement on Thursday in an article entitled ‘How To Vote’ published on its website.
The elect0ral umpire highlighted seven steps the electorate should follow in casting their votes on the day of elections.
Read the procedures below.
Upon arrival at the polling unit, joins the queue and present yourself to the INEC official (APO111) at the polling unit who will determine whether you are at the correct polling unit and check if the photograph on the Permanent Voter Card (PVC) matches your face. If satisfied, he/she will direct you to the next INEC official (APO1).
The official (APO1) will request for your PVC to confirm that your card is genuine and your details, using the smart card reader. He/she will ask you to place your finger on the card reader to confirm that the PVC belongs to you by ascertaining, the card reader will contain the name, photograph and fingerprints of all those registered in their polling unit.