The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said fresh registration in the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) hit 10.1 million on Monday, July 18.
This was disclosed in its weekly update, quarter four, week 13, released on Monday night via its social media platform.
INEC said, “10,139,247 registrants had completed their registrations, out of which 3,357,188 were done through online, while 6,782,059 were done via physical registration.
“It said that 5,022,392 of the registrants that completed their registrations were males; while 5,116,855 were females and 75,422 were Persons With Disabilities.”
According to INEC’s statistics, “The age distribution showed that 7,195,676 of the registrants were youth of age 18 to 34; while middle aged between 35 and 49 were 2,025,258.
“The elderly between aged 50 and 69 were 808,021 and the old from 70 and above were 110,292.”
INEC also received a total of 26,645,124 applications for voter transfer, requests for replacement of PVCs and update of voter information record, etc.