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CVR: Sokoto Registers 110, 000 In 10 Months



No fewer than 110, 000 eligible voters have so far been registered in the ongoing continues voters registration (CVR) exercise in Sokoto State, Musa Muhammad confirmed.

Muhammad, who is state Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) head of Voters Education and Publicity Unit added that, he cannot ascertain the total number of registered voters in the state for now hence  registration is ongoing.

While disclosing that the state has about 39 CVR centers at the moment, Musa added that, the turn out by eligible voters has being very impressive.

According to him, those registering people equally deserves commendation, hence, they resorted to rotating from one ward to the other to ensure that, people are not disenchanfrised.

“INEC has so far registered about 110, 000 eligible voters in Sokoto state between April 2017 and January this year.

“However, on the total number of registered voters in the state, I cannot say for now hence people are still registering. INEC will also subject the entire registration to verification and ensure that all double registrations are sorted out. Until all the verification is done, then, we can confidently say, these is the total number of registered voters in the state.”