Voters Card: INEC Announces Dates For PVC Collection
Vondigest reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed dates for the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVC) in all the 774 local government offices of the Commission nationwide.
It was gathered by this online media that the Commission fixed Monday 12 December 2022 to Sunday 22 January 2023 as the dates for the collection of PVCs.
This was disclosed in a statement on Friday.
In the statement released, the INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, said the Commission came up with the dates after deliberation on a number of issues on Thursday.
The statement read, “The Commission met on Thursday, 1st December 2022, and deliberated on a number of issues, including the dates for the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) nationwide,” INEC said.
“It will be recalled that the Commission held a retreat in Lagos with all the Administrative Secretaries and Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) from the 36 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory from 28th November to 2nd December 2022. At the retreat, the Commission finalised the procedure as well as the timetable for the collection of PVCs.
“Consequently, the Commission has fixed Monday 12 December 2022 to Sunday 22 January 2023 as the dates for the collection of PVCs in all the 774 Local Government Offices of the Commission throughout the Federation.