INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has said persons who registered in the Continuous Voter Registration would definitely get their Permanent Voter Cards before 2019 general elections.
Prof. Yakubu speaking at an interactive session with newsmen in Abuja said “those who registered in 2017, their PVCs will be ready in May; for those who registered in 2018 and those who intend to register will all get their PVCs before the 2019 general elections.
Yakubu however confirmed that there were 1,446 centres across the country where the voter registration was ongoing, adding that 400 Direct Data Capture machines had been deployed to hasten the process.
Continuing, he said the commission was committed to conducting a free, fair and credible elections and improving the electoral process in the country.
Prof. Yakubu called on the media to collaborate with the commission on the task of ensuring credible elections by exposing any form of irregularities.