Meaning and Past Electoral Commissions in Nigeria
- Meaning of Electoral Commission
- Past Electoral Commissions in Nigeria
- Past Chairmen of INEC
Meaning of Electoral Commission:
Electoral Commission is a government institution that ensures a smooth change of government in a democratic state. It is charged with an important role in organizing and conducting a free and fair election.
The electoral commission, to effectively carry out this responsibility, needs to be independent of any form of control.
Past Electoral Commissions in Nigeria:
(i) Electoral Commission in Nigeria (ECN) was established to conduct 1959 elections.
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