INEC disclosed that 93.4 million Nigerians are eligible to vote in the coming polls.
NewsOnline reports that The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed there are 93,469,008 million registered voters in Nigeria.
The Chairman of INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this in a meeting with 18 political parties in Abuja on Wednesday.
Yakubu reveled that 44,414,846 registered voters are females and 49,054,162 are males.
Meanwhile, of the total registered voters, the number of young people between 18 and 34 stood at 37,060,399, representing 39.65% of the total registered voters. In contrast, the elderly between the ages of 50 and 69 stood at 17,700,270, representing 18.94% of total registered voters.
According to him, every other arrangement is in high gear, including the distribution of Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs).
The INEC chairman said with the presentation of the voter register; the commission has successfully achieved 11 out of the 14 activities scheduled for the 2023 general elections.
He said the INEC is not considering postponing the forthcoming election.