The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday presented the report of the 2019 general elections.
The presentation of the 2019 general elections report was done by INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, during a press briefing at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
He kicked off by stating that the report contained two documents; the Report of the Stakeholders’ Retreat of the 2019 General Elections and the initial Report of the Election by the commission.
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Professor Yakubu gave a detailed analysis the reports to include preparations, conducts, and post-election events.
He stated that the reports included 180 recommendations while adding that some of the recommendations which requires administrative actions by the commission have so far been executed.
The INEC chief went further to state that these recommendations were the sole reason why improvements were evident in the Edo and Ondo governorship elections.
Professor Mahmood Yakubu, however, stated that in light of this development, other recommendations in the reports still calls for legislative approval by the National Assembly to be enacted.
Professor Yakubu is of the opinion that both reports will play a vital role in delivering free, fair, and credible elections moving on.
Also at the event, he notified the journalists that both hard copies and soft copies of the reports would be distributed widely for the general public.