The Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) has raised alarm over a web based web site urging Nigerians to enroll for “Voter Card (PVC)” registration.
In line with the INEC, the location is claiming that the Federal Authorities has accepted particular person Voter card (PVC) registration on-line to keep away from pointless crowd within the “NIMC” Centres.
In a press release on Monday by the Nationwide Commissioner and Chairman Info and Voter Schooling Committee, Barrister Festus Okoye, INEC acknowledged that the location isn’t linked to it and the hyperlink/portal spurious and from a doubtful supply.
The assertion learn, “Barely 24 hours after the suspension of voter registration, the eye of the Unbiased Nationwide Electo ral Fee (INEC) has been drawn to a web based web site urging Nigerians to enroll for “VOTER CARD (PVC)” registration claiming that the Federal Authorities has accepted particular person VOTER CARD (PVC) registration on-line to keep away from pointless crowd within the “NIMC” Centres.
The fee states unequivocally that the location isn’t linked to the Fee and the hyperlink/portal is spurious and from a doubtful supply.
“The Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee is the one physique constitutionally and legally mandated to conduct the registration of individuals certified to vote in any election in Nigeria and to replace and revise the register when the necessity arises.
“The fee is solely chargeable for organizing, endeavor, and supervising nationwide elections within the nation and doesn’t share this accountability with anyone or group.
“Members of the general public are strongly suggested to not succumb to the antics of on-line scammers and will keep away from such pretend websites.
“The fee has concluded the Steady Voter Registration train nationwide and doesn’t must open a further web site or portal for the needs of registration of voters”.