The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has constituted an eight -man Committee on the Review of Electoral Constituencies in Nigeria, as well as four (4) other key Committees to assist the Commission in its quest to improve the electoral process.

In a letter signed by the Acting Secretary to the Commission, Musa H. Adamu, the Commission, also set up an eight-man Committee on the Review of Polling Units and Registration Areas; a six-man Committee on Review of the Suppressed Constituencies; a seven-man Committee on the Review of GIS Laboratory; and a ten-man Committee on the Review of Diaspora or Out-of-Country Voting (OCV).

The Committees were constituted with different terms of reference and are expected to submit their reports to the Commission within six (6) weeks with periodic reports at intervals.

National Commissioner, Amina Zakari is the Chair of the Committee on Review of Electoral Constituencies as well as the Committee on the Review of Diaspora or Out-of-Country Voting (OCV). National Commissioner, Prof. Okey Ibeanu is the Chair of Committee on the Review of Polling Units and Registration Areas. National Commissioner, Prince Adedeji S. Soyebi is the Chairman of the Committee on the Review of Suppressed Constituencies.

 

Details of other members of the different committees can be found here: http://www.inecnigeria.org/?inecnews=inec-constitutes-committees-on-review-of-electoral-constituencies-diaspora-voting-and-three-others

 

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