Chairman of the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has stated that there will be no use of the electronic voting system in the 2019 common elections.
The chairman of the electoral physique disclosed this when he spoke on the Worldwide Press Institute world convention which occurred in Abuja.
“There’s no electronic balloting in 2019. In different phrases, there will be no electronic voting in the following common election however expertise is already getting used in many elements of the processes. Electronic voting ought to be the final word step in the chain involving 5 inter-related processes,” he stated
Some Nigerians have referred to as for using electronic voting in the forthcoming election. They argue that electoral voting will forestall rigging and electoral malpractice through the election.