After being inundated with requests for extension of date for the collection of Permanent Voters Cards (PVC), the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has given its nod.
Nigerians yet to collect theirs now have between now and Monday 11th day of February to do so.
Announcing the extension, INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu also said the staff will be at their duty post even at the weekend to ensure that all registered voters get their PVCs.
Besides, he said the time of collection has also been extended till 6 pm.
The commission has also directed that all staff across the country be deployed for the purpose.
He also said that uncollected PVCs after the extended date will be recalled and deposited at the CBN till after the general elections.