INEC’s FullReport On Postponement OfNigeria’s Election

Independent National Electoral Commission,INEC chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu,while briefing newsmen at the commission’s headquarters, announced that continuig with the election as earlier scheduled for today, 16th February, 2019, was no longer feasible. According to him,“Following acareful review ofthe implementation ofits logistics and operational plan, and the determination to conduct free, fair, and credible elections,the commission came to theconclusionthat proceeding withthe electionsasscheduledis nolonger feasible.” He thereforeannounced that the presidential andNational Assembly electionshad beenmoved to February 23, 2019. He alsosaid that the governorshipand state assemblyelections havealsobeen movedbyoneweek to March9,2019. According to him,“consequently,…

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