A SEMINAR ON CONTINUOUS VOTER REGISTRATION (CVR) HELD AT INDEPENDENCE LAYOUT ENUGU, ENUGU STATE ON 7TH JULY 2021

A report on the Workshop held by INEC Commissioner Dr.Onammadu Joseph Emeka at independence layout Enugu state on the issue of Continuous Voter Registration (C.V.R) which enables citizens in Enugu state to register online for the upcoming election.
In his speech, he highlighted notable facts, where he said “A society that is free is one which can be made a better place.
An election is effective and can be well conducted through those who have indicated an interest to elect a representative, those whom you elect automatically are reponsible for the management of your lives and resources, if not wisely elected, will invariably affect the nation at large.
A saying goes thus; the greatest empowerment one can give to its citizen and host community is good governance.
The honourable commissioner beckoned on all NGOs present with other organizations to help reach out to those who are not yet aware of the on going CVR process, to be guided and made to register in order to help facilitate the election.
In addition, suggestions where given by the house on how this process can be carried out which includes creating awareness through secondary schools, institutions of higher learning (monotechnics, colleges of education, polytechnics, universities in ENUGU STATE), churches etc. on the CVR process.
Finally, conclusions were drawn to put all hands on deck to see we have a successful and organized election come 2023, where all eligible citizens of Enugu state is able to vote.

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