OrderPaperToday – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has slated February 16, 2019 as the date for the National Assembly and Presidential elections.
Governorship and state assembly elections will hold same day on March 2, 2019.
This was disclosed to journalists in a briefing on Tuesday.
It was also stated that primaries for presidential and National Assembly elections will commence on August 18, 2018.
According to INEC, campaigns for the first set of elections would commence November 18, 2018 while that of the governorship and state assemblies are to commence on December the 1, 2018.
The membership of the incumbent national and states assemblies will be dissolved on 8th of June 2019.