PVC wahala: Registered voters in Owerri North LGA sue INEC

AUTONOMOUS-COMMUNITIES-IMOThe people of Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State have sued the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to be allowed to use Temporary Voters Card during the oncoming general elections for the commission’s inability to provide Permanent Voters Card (PVC) for the people of the area.

In a suit filed on behalf of the area by Barr. Chinedu Nmezu and another in the Federal High Court Owerri, the people of the area among other things alleged that it would amount to breach of the fundamental rights of the people of the area for the commission to insist on the use of the PVC for the elections when it was obvious that the none provision of the PVC was the commission’s fault.



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