2023: Nigeria is not ready for electronic transmission of results – APC

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) has expressed reservations over the deployment of the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) and the INEC Results Viewing Portal (IReV) for the 2023 general elections, saying Nigeria is not yet ready for such technology.

APC national chairman, Abdullahi Adamu, expressed the concerns when he hosted a delegation from the Commonwealth Election Observation Mission in Abuja, on Wednesday, November 24.

Adamu said that the nation does not have the telecommunication infrastructure to use the gadgets.

“Our concern is how ready are we to deploy some of these technologies as regards transmission because we are taking a major step in transmitting election results in real time,” he said.

“To transmit results, every part of the nation Nigeria I’m not sure that the network covers it. I know that even in parts of Abuja there is no network and we have from now till February when in substantial parts of the country there is no electricity.

“INEC must…

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