We will announce results within 48 hours -INEC

We will announce results within 48 hours -INEC


Independent National Electoral Commission National
Commissioner, Hajia Amina Zakari, has reiterated the
commission’s determination to announce the
presidential and governorship elections results within
48 hours after voting.
She spoke on Saturday in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi State,
during a public sensitisation and practical
demonstration of accreditation and election
Zakari said that the demonstration was to enable the
commission to make amendments in areas of
According to her, the demonstration will also enable
electoral officers to be familiar with the process of
accreditation and smooth election.
She appealed to registered voters to ensure they
were in queue on time for accreditation, assuring
them that collation of votes would be done properly
after voting.
She said that the new modifications for the 2015
general elections would ensure free, transparent and
fair elections.
Zakari said changes in the date of the election had
enabled the commission to perfect the process.
“The commission would treat observations and
ensure smooth conduct of the election proper and to
avoid hitches and criticisms,” she said.
She also promised that adequate security would be
provided at all stages of the elections.
According to her, the working relationship between
INEC and security agencies is cordial.



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