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Politics of Thursday, 22 July 2021

Source: dailypost.ng

PVC: 14,130 persons register online in Rivers

Independent National Electoral Commission Independent National Electoral Commission

Over 14,130 persons have registered online ahead of the physical registration of voters by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

The figures were contained in a document released by INEC in Rivers State.

The INEC in the State reiterated that the physical registration of voters will commence on the 26th of July 2021.

The commission said the physical exercise will involve capturing of finger prints and photographs of those who had started the process online, while those who were yet to begin the process will also be registered.

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Statistics released by the commission indicated that a total of seven hundred and fifty-two thousand, and eleven persons have been registered online across the thirty-six states of the federation as at Monday 19 July 2021, with Osun state taking the lead with two hundred and thirty-two thousand, eight hundred and eight registrants.

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