The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the date of collection of PVCs to Monday February the 11th, 2019 nationwide.
2019, a week before the much anticipated general elections of the country.
The INEC boss said the collection of PVCs will now take place from 9am to 6pm.
According to Professor Yakubu, All State offices are hereby directed to review the procedure for the
collection of PVCs and dedicate all the staff of the Local Govemment offices to the collection process.
The Commission therefore reassure Nigerians that it will continue to take every necessary step to ensure that no registered voter is disenfranchised on account of non-collection of PVCs.
He reiterated that after the deadline of Monday 1st February 2019, all uncollected PVCs will be recalled and deposited with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for safe-keeping until after the General Elections when the collection of cards and the continuous registration of voters will resume.