INEC Announces Date For Edo, Ondo Governorship Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced September 19 for the Edo 2020 Governorship election.


The electoral body also announced that the Ondo governorship poll will hold on October 10.

This announcement was made at a press briefing in Abuja on Thursday, February 6, 2020, which also saw the electoral body reveal plans to establish more political parties in the country.

At the press briefing, INEC also announced that it has deregistered 74 political parties on Thursday.

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With the new decision, Nigeria now has 18 political parties, according to the INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu.