ElectoralOfficers

2018

 NOTIFICATION FOR 14TH JULY, 2018 LOCAL GOVERNMENT COUNCIL ELECTIONS

S/N

DATE

ACTIVITY

REFERENCE

1.

Tuesday 10th April, 2018

(a)     Issuance of notice of           
Local Government Council Elections to Registered Political Parties and the general public;
(b)    Release of election guidelines
(c)    Release of election time-table
(d)    Electioneering campaign by Political Parties and candidates commences

ISIEC Law No. 5 of 2001, 1999 constitution FRN as Amended; part IV section 30 of Electoral Act 2010 as amended.

2.

Monday 16th April – Wednesday, 16th May, 2018

Conduct of party primaries by political parties, each to be observed by the Commission. Therefore, the political parties concerned SHALL inform the Commission in writing the date, time and venue(s) of party primaries

Same as above, 2018 ISIEC Guideline

3.

Thursday 17th May – 31st  May, 2018

(a)     Collection of Form ISIEC DF 001 and 002 (Affidavit/Personal Particulars for candidates) for the elections.
(b)    Commencement of payment by candidates of the non-refundable deposit and presentation of bank teller to the Commission

Same as above, 2018 ISIEC Guideline.

4.

Friday 1st June, 2018

Deadline for (a) submission to the Commission of Forms ISIEC DF 001 and ISIEC 002 at ISIEC Headquarters Orlu Road, Owerri.
(b)     Payment by candidates of the non-refundable deposit and presentation of bank teller to the Commission not later than 6:00pm

Same as above, 2018 ISIEC Guideline.

5.

Monday 4th June – Friday 8th June, 2018

Validation of documents of councillorship candidates by the Commission

Same as above, 2018 ISIEC Guideline.

6.

Monday 11th June– Wednesday 13th June, 2018

Validation of documents of Vice Chairmanship candidates by the Commission

2018 ISIEC guideline

7.

Monday 18th June, 2018

Delivery of list of validated and invalidated candidates to political parties

Same as above

8.

Tuesday 19th June – Friday 22nd June, 2018

Appeals/substitution of invalidated candidates

Same as above

9.

Tuesday 18th June, 2018

Last date for voluntary withdrawal by candidates

Same as above

10.

Wednesday 27th June, 2018

Last date for substitution of withdrawal candidates by political parties and validation

Same as above

11.

Friday 15th May – Friday 22nd June, 2018

Recruitment of ad-hoc personnels for the elections

Same as above

12.

Friday 22nd June – Monday 2nd July, 2018

Display of voters’ register at the wards collation centres

same as above

13.

Monday 24th June – 29th  June, 2018

Training of ad-hoc personnel for the elections

Same as above

14.

Wednesday 4th July – Monday 9th July, 2018

(a)     Submission of names and addresses of Party Agents to the Commission
(b)    Submission of names and addresses of election observers

Same as above

15.

Thursday 12th July, 2018

End of electioneering campaign

Same as above

16.

Saturday 14th July, 2018

Election day (from 8:00am to 4:00pm)

Same as above

17

Saturday 21st July, 2018

Chairmanship/Councillorship run-off election where no clear winner emerges

Same as above

18.

Monday 23rd July, 2018

Presentation of certificate

 

 

Hon. Ethelbert A. C. Ibebuchi, KSM
Chairman

 

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ISIEC

CONDUCT COUNCIL POLLS SOON – GOV. Anayo Owelle Rochas Okorocha

2017

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, had said recently that he will conduct council polls in the state as soon as possible.

Rt. Hon. Barr. Amaechi Nwoha

Chairman

2016

Dr. John Tor Tsuwa attended Government secondary school Gboko and passed out in 1995. Before his appointment as the Chairman of BSIEC, he was a lecturer with the Department of Political Science.