What is Voter Registration?

Voter registration is the identification of citizens who can vote at an election.

It is the compilation of their personal details in a list called the voters' register

Why should I register?

When you register to vote, you empower yourself to have a say on important issues that affect you and the people you care about.

Registering itself does not mean you have to vote, it just means you can if you want to exercise your civic right to vote.

Am I eligible to vote?

You are eligible to vote if the following applies to you:

  • You are a Nigerian citizen
  • You are 18 years and above
  • You are ordinarily resident in the ward or LGA where you intend to vote
  • You are not subject to any legal incapacity to vote under any law, rules, regulations in force in Nigeria

What should I do next?

You should register to vote!

Voter registration for the next elections will begin shortly. Registering to vote will enable you get your name in the voter's register, and vote for whatever ideals you champion.