Politics

JUST IN: INEC releases comprehensive report on 2023 general elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially released its report on the 2023 general elections.

The comprehensive 526-page document analyses key processes, achievements, challenges, and valuable lessons learned during the electoral cycle.

Officials of the electoral commission stated that the release of the report is aimed at providing insights into the conduct of the election, offering a comprehensive review of various aspects, and addressing public concerns.

The report highlights unparalleled diversity in party representation, indicating a significant shift in political dynamics.

Four political parties secured gubernatorial victories, seven won senatorial seats, eight triumphed in federal constituencies, and nine emerged successful in State legislatures.

The report also underscores the pivotal role played by technological advancements, particularly the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS), in enhancing electoral integrity and reducing fraud.

It addresses concerns related to the INEC Result Viewing (IReV) portal, explaining technical issues encountered while uploading polling unit results for the presidential election.

The document, structured into 13 chapters and enriched with 60 tables, 14 boxes, and ten graphs, offers an insightful analysis of the election’s various facets.

INEC has made the report accessible on its official website and social media platforms, ensuring transparency and openness in sharing crucial information with the public.