2023 elections: INEC predicts fifty percent voter turnout.

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it is targeting at least 50 percent voter turnout ahead of the next year’s general election.

INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner in Enugu State, Dr. Chukwuemeka Chukwu, stated this at the one-day stakeholders’ meeting on strengthening the capacity of citizens in voting process in Enugu.

Mr. Chukwu, who was represented by the Head of the Department, Voter Education and Publicity, Mr. Achumie Chuka, noted that a boost in citizens’ confidence in the electoral process would also increase their participation in the process.

The REC said INEC had intensified training for ad hoc workers to ensure effective handling of the technological devices.