The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has denied extending the deadline of the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, describing the report that it has agreed to extend the deadline by 60 days as false.
Chief Press Secretary to the INEC chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, said the
Commission has not announced an extension of the CVR deadline.
The exercise, which was meant to end on June 30, has been greeted by
calls for an extension. Also, a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja had
stopped INEC from ending the exercise until all eligible voters had been