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Statistics from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has shown that the North-West geopolitical zone has the highest number of registered voters in the country with a total of 18,505,984 voters.
Following the North West at second with a total number of 14,626,800 registered voters is the South-West zone, which comprises Ekiti, Lagos, Ondo, Ogun, Osun and Oyo states, while the South-East which has the lowest number of states has 8,293,093 registered voters.

According to the statistics Lagos now has 6,048,156 registered voters, while Kano comes second with 5,149,070 voters.
Bayelsa has the lowest number of registered voters with a total of 754,394, which is lower than the Federal Capital Territory with a total of 952, 815.

The total number of registered voters across the country so far is 73,944,312. This number of registered voters was as of January 2018.

But INEC projects that the number of registered voters might reach 80 million before the December 2018 deadline for voter registration.

The total number of voters in the 2015 elections was 68,833,476. Betwen April 2017 when Continuous Voter Registration began and January 31, over 5,110,836 persons have registered.
However, number of uncollected Voter Card is still on the high side. Lagos alone according to INEC, has over 1.4 million uncollected voter cards.

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GTBank Fashion Weekend: Sketch To Fame; A Call for Aspiring African Fashion Designers

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Are you are an aspiring fashion designer? Can you create amazing fashion sketches? The Sketch to Fame competition is for you!

Organized by GTBank, the Sketch to Fame Competition is offering young African fashion designers the opportunity to have their original collection produced and showcased at the 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend.

To participate in the Sketch to Fame competition, share five of your original sketches for a new collection on social media (Twitter, Instagram or Facebook) using the hashtag #Sketch2Fame. A panel of judges will shortlist 10 participants who will move to the next stage and the audience will decide the final 3 entries whose collections will be produced and showcased at the 2018 GTBank Fashion weekend.

Sketch to Fame challenge is part of the GTBank Fashion Weekend initiative created to promote enterprise in the African fashion industry.

Entries close on Wednesday, September 26th, 2018.

Click here for more information.

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Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s Daughter To Tie The Knot With Her Ghanaian Heartrob In October

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UK based gospel artiste and daughter of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, Carrissa Sharon Oyakhilome is set to tie the knot with her Ghanaian heartrob, Philip Frimpong, co-founder of ONUA, a fast growing online advertising company that promotes West African artistry.

The wedding date was announced on a Facebook page “We love CSO” on Tuesday.

“Save the date, Oct 6 .”it reads.

According to members of the Christ Embassy Church, Pastor Oyakhilome confirmed the date during service last week.

The couple got engaged last year in London.

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SPONSORED POST: Feel Like Royalty In The New B.O.B Elite Wear [PHOTOS]

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Fashion lovers in the Lagos have something to look forward to, as fast rising and dynamic duo of Benjamin Chinedu Okoye and Benedict Chigozie Okoye debut their new collection ‘B.O.B Elite Wear’.

Elite wear is a simple yet casual touch of brilliance; it is made up entirely of Cashmere, which is more stronger than wool and absorbs in less heat than cotton, hence can be worn for all occasions, both summer and cool seasons as well. Making it the perfect fashion item as it fits the constant change of the Lagos weather.

Its intricate weaving makes it appealing to the older generation who are not into outlandish designs, and the vibrant coloursin which they are made in seem to be a pull for the young and young at heart all together.

In all, the B.O.B Elite collections definitely seem to be incapable of doing any wrong, from walking the red carpets, attending an evening gala, a Sunday service or simply deciding to go with a casual outfit while looking elegant.

The B.O.B elite wear seem to tick all those marks.

With patronage from high ranking A list celebrities like E-money. Kcee , Alex Ekubo, Innocent Idibia (2 baba) among several others.

The B.O.B crew seem to be riding on from the success of their Stone Crested and Petal collections and just recently, from their debut of the B.O.B Suede Jacket.

All this seems to have been geared towards the making of one elegant and yet simple outfit desired to meet the need of every lover of elegance and will no doubt find its way into the wardrobes of every fashion enthusiast and lover of looking good.

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Phone Number: 08130919707, 08186376432

 

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