INEC fixes October 7 as deadline for conduct of primaries by political parties

Independent National Electoral Commission-INEC has reminded political parties that October 7 remains the deadline for conduct of primaries for all elective positions for the 2019 general elections and resolution of disputes emanating from the primaries.

A statement by INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman Voter Education Committee in Abuja , Solomon Soyebi, says the resolution was made at the end of the commission’s weekly meeting held in Abuja’’.

According to him, the commission also restated that the last day for submission of lists of sponsored candidates and personal particulars remains October 18 for Presidential and National Assembly and November 2 for Governorship and State Houses of Assembly.

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