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INEC registers 1.8 million eligible voters in Sokoto

Sokoto – Alhaji Ahmed Mahuta, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Sokoto State says a total 1.8 million voters have been registered in the on going voter registration in the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mahuta expressed satisfaction with the turn out of eligible voters.

He said that the exercise was going on smoothly in all parts of the state.

“We have succeeded in tackling most of the problems encountered at the commencement of the exercise,” he said.

Mahuta also commended the mass media for sensitising eligible voters to come out and register.

He also expressed delight at the performance of the police, SSS, Immigration, and the involvement of Sultanate and other traditional rulers in the exercise.

Mahuta called on eligible voter who have not yet registered to do so.( NAN)


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