ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says 1,529,636 registered voters are expected to participate in the Adamawa State Governorship by-election scheduled for Oct. 11, 2014.
This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Friday and signed by Mr Kayode Idowu, the Chief Press Secretary to the INEC Chairman.
It stated that Adamawa State with a population of 3,178,950, based on the 2006 census, has 21 local government areas and 2,609 polling units, adding that 24,013 personnel, including security operatives were required for the election. [eap_ad_1] According to the statement the following hotlines have been provided for the election: 08036403333, 08077753938, 08039616514, 07030067976 and 08065546700.
It added that INEC headquarters could be contacted via 07098110916, 07098117563 and 07098115257 as well as 08101774434 and 07032492303, for SMS only.
Other contacts provided include website address www. inecnigeria.org; facebook www.facebook.com/inecnigeria) and tweeter @inecnigeria). (NAN)