INEC releases report of 2023 general election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday, released the report on the 2023 general election which the Commission said was is in keeping with its tradition over the last four electoral cycles and commitment to transparency.

INEC’s National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Sam Olumekun, said it showcases the 2023 election’s ‘unparalleled diversity in party representation, demonstrating significant democratic progress’ which saw four political parties winning gubernatorial races, seven parties winning senatorial seats, eight in federal constituencies and nine in State legislatures, illustrating a broad shift in political representation across Nigeria.

“On Thursday, 22nd February 2024, the Commission convened for its weekly meeting, where the 2023 General Election Report was reviewed and approved for publication,” Olumekun said in a statement on the report.