2023: Electoral Body, INEC Announces Additional Six Million Voters’ Registration

No fewer than 6,082,639 Nigerians have registered in the ongoing nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) as of 7am, Monday, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says.

INEC also affirmed that 3,329,204 Nigerians completed their registration in an update on the CVR Quarter 3, Week 7 released on Monday.

Also, 1,373,240 registrants were said to have done it online while 1,955,964 did physical registration, of which 28,711 of the figure were Persons With Disabilities (PWDs).

Furthermore, 1,675,318 of those that completed their registration were males, while 1,653,886 were females, of which 2,310,554 were youths between the ages of 18 and 34, according to the gender distribution.

It also stated that 10,329,413 million registered voters applied for voter transfer, requests for replacement of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), and voter information records.

There were 5,506,557 applications from male voters and 4,822,856 million from female voters, while 100,610 were from PWDS.

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