Osun State Elections 2014: Independent National Electoral Commission in Osun State (INEC) distributes 986, 117 voter cards


INEC-boxThe Independent National Electoral Commission in Osun State has said that it has distributed a total of 986, 117 Permanent Voter Cards cards to registered voters in the state. In Osogbo, the commission said the figure is 70.3 per cent of the total registered voters in the state.According to Osun INEC’s Chief Public Affairs Officer, Mrs. Tadese Adenike, the total number of registered voters in the state is 1,407,222.There is, however, a balance of 420, 030, constituting 29.87 per cent of the registered voters.She said INEC made the figures public “in the quest to enhance transparency and fairness during the forthcoming governorship election in the state.”The commission had earlier stated that it would be satisfied if it could attain 70 per cent distribution of the cards.Distribution of the cards has closed and would continue after the election.

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