Nigeria 2019: INEC seeks electoral offences commission, tribunal poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has called on the National Assembly and other stakeholders to expedite action on the bill to establish the National Electoral Offences Commission/Tribunal ahead of the 2019 general elections.

This is just as the Commission said it recorded 1,080 cases of electoral offenses arising from the 2015 general elections and subsequent bye-elections.

He stated that 124 of the cases were filed and 60 convictions secured in various courts across the country.

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