CVR Update: INEC says fresh registrants hits 6 million


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says the number of fresh registrants in the ongoing Nationwide Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) has hit 6,082,639 in Nigeria as of 7am on Monday.

The Commission disclosed this on the CVR Quarter 3, Week 7 update made available on Monday in Abuja.

The commission also disclosed that 3,329,204 Nigerians completed their registration at the time of the update.

It noted that 1,373,240 registrants did online, while 1,955,964 did physical registration, of which 28,711 of the figures were Persons With Disabilities (PWDs).

It noted that the gender distribution shows that 1,675,318 of those that completed their registration were male and 1,653,886 were female of which 2,310,554 were youth between the ages of 18 and 34.

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

It noted that 5,506,557 million of the applications were from male voters and 4,822,856 million from female voters, while 100,610 were from PWDS.

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