Elections in Nigeria 2019: General Elections Frequently Asked Questions

This publication discusses several frequently asked questions regarding the 2019 Nigerian elections. On page 5 the following questions is discussed: What constitutes the 2019 general election? When is the election going to be held? How often does INEC conduct elections elections in Nigeria? What is the term limit of elected representitives? Why are the 2019 general elections so important? What is the election management body and what is their powers? On page 6 : What are the procedures for voter registration? On page 7: What is Nigeria’s electoral system and how do winners emerge in elections? What system of voting exist? On page 9: What about Diaspora voting? Can anyone be denied the right to vote ? Where will election dispute be adjudicated?