INEC Recruitment 2019 Election Staff Registration at Portal

INEC Recruitment 2019: You are informed that the INEC Recruitment Portal has been opened for recruitment of the election staff.

This recruitment is happening because the general elections in Nigeria are going to be held on February 16, 2019. The agency needs staff for this important event. Candidates who are interested in recruitment can apply on the INEC recruitment portal –

The notice came out by the agency, according to which the inec registration portal 2019/2020 has been opened and all eligible candidates can fill the application form from 15th January, 2019. The applicants have been given only 6 days to apply. The inex application form correct in all respect should be registered till 21st of January. Read this page to the end for more information about INEC Recruitment 2019.

Dear Applicant,
The period for online application has been extended up to Midnight of 25th January 2019 for the positions of PO, APO, RAC Manager & RATECH.

Kindly note that the Application for the position of SPOs has closed.

Only Applicants applying for the POs, APOs, RAC Manager and RATECH would be allowed to apply till the 25th of January 2019.

What is INEC?

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The official name of this federal agency is The Independent National Electoral Commission. This agency was formed in 1998 (21 years ago) as independent electoral body. It is responsible to oversee elections in Nigeria.  Visit INEC portal – portal to know about agency, news, election, election result, analysis, political parties in Nigeria, polling units, voter, election timelines, voter education, career, latest recruitment and other information.

This is special webpage created to provide updates to our readers and visitors when INEC Recruitment Portal 2019 opens for new job positions.

INEC Recruitment 2019 Updates

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Upcoming Jobs: Reliable sources have informed that the agency will require a large number of election staff. The main reason for this recruitment is the General Election going to be held in February. It has not been announced officially but it is expected that the notice will be issued in the month of January 2019.  We will update this page immediately and send an email alert to the subscriber. If you also want to email alerts for this recruit, then do not forget to subscribe to our website.

Updates: Finally INEC Recruitment Portal 2019 – updated with new recruitment programme. Application for election staff has been invited. This is a good job opportunity for both the graduate and undergraduate candidates. The inec application form 2019 has been opened from January 15 and the closing date for applying is January 21.

Job Title

  1. Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO) click to apply
  2. Registration Area Center (RAC) Manager click to apply
  3. Presiding officer (PO) / Assistant Presiding officer (APO) click to apply
  4. Registration Area Technical Support (RATECH) click to apply

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General Requirements for INEC 2019 Recruitment

Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO)

  • Requirement: Must be a Public / Civil servant on Grade level 10 – 14 or A Registration Area Officer (INEC Staff) .

Registration Area Center (RAC) Manager

  • Requirement: Must be a staff (GL 07 and above) of the school / Institution / Public building hosting the RAC.

Presiding officer (PO) / Assistant Presiding officer (APO)


  • Must be a Serving Corps member
  • A penultimate student of a Federal/State tertiary institution in Nigeria
  • A staff of an MDA with an OND qualification
  • A former corps member (Not later than 2017 batch)

Registration Area Technical Support (RATECH)


  • Must be a suitable INEC staff (not engaged in any other duties)
  • A serving corps member where available
  • A student of Information Technology institutions
  • A penultimate student of a Federal Tertiary Institution.

Returning enrollees should enroll based on the appropriate category that currently applies to them.

What will be the requirement before registering??

Before registering on the official recruitment portal, you need to make sure that you have the following ready;

  • A valid and functional email address.
  • A valid and functioning mobile phone number.
  • A personal account number.
  • Your recent and clear plain background passport photo whose maximum size should not be greater than 50 KB
  • referee details like email, phone, address etc.
  • A valid means of identification (Staff ID No./ Student ID No).
  • An NYSC Callup Number for former corps members from 2017.

Who Can Apply?

All applicants who meet the eligibility described above can apply on the INEC recruitment portal 2019/2020. The date for submission of application form has been fixed and all interested candidates have to apply before closing date.

All the applicants who have not yet completed their application for election staff positions can click on the login link available on the website and complete your form.

How to Apply for INEC Recruitment 2019 portal

Current Status: Currently INEC Recruitment Portal 2019/2019 open. Candidates who fulfill eligibility requirements can apply online. Information about the process of application is given below:

The new applicant needs to create account with INEC portal After registration / creating account follow the steps below:

  • Visit to the INEC recruitment portal:
  • Read general requirements and method of application
  • After understand proceed for online apply
  • Click on “Apply” link
  • Fill INEC Application Form 2019
  • Submit application form and take printout

About INEC Shortlisted Candidates List

The registration process for the election staff will be completed on January 25. After this, the review committee will review all the applications. The shortlist will be prepared based on the merit of candidates and this list will be uploaded very soon on the official inec portal. We will update this page as soon as the information related to this recruitment officially out.

How to get email alert of INEC Recruitment Updates?

Are you interested to get notify immediately when The Independent National Electoral Commission announces recruitment updates? This can happen if you subscribe to our email alerts service. We have started the email alert service. By registering it you can get all inec recruitment portal 2019/2020 updates and latest federal government jobs.

In order to subscribe enter your functional email id below and click on “notify” button.

Subscription is free to all.

Why NigeriaRecruitmentForm for INEC Registration 2019 Free Job Alert?

Nigeria Recruitment Form is the one stop place for INEC Jobs 2019 notification across various sectors and industries within Nigeria. Here in this website we will ensure INEC Recruitment Portal updates get notified to all our visitors. We help both fresher and experienced non graduates to get INEC Portal job openings across Nigeria.

Updated: January 24, 2019 — 10:41 am


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  1. Hi, I applied for Presiding Officer (PO) at INEC Portal for recruitment of election staff. Now sir I want to know how I will know that I selected for that post. According to me the selection will be done fast by this agency due to election. The official portal does not contain information about this selection. So please notify me immediately when agency start recruitment process. I dropped my email and also subscribed your email subscription. Waiting for the email alert. Thanks in advance.

  2. I was able to attend three times general election

  3. I want to apply how do I do that here now

  4. I want to apply for presiding officer post during 2019 general election.

  5. AM interested in applying for any position

  6. Am hair to apply for assistant presiding officer, for the 2019 election.

  7. Hello Admin, I have come to know that the date of registration for inec recruitment 2019/2020 has been extended. If this is true then this is great news. Please confirm it by replying me and tell me what is the closing date to apply for inec election staff – for the positions of PO, APO, RAC Manager & RATECH.

    1. Hi Jennifer, Yes it is true that application registration date is extended by inec. Now you can apply online up to Midnight of 25th January 2019 for the positions of PO, APO, RAC Manager & RATECH. But also note that registration for SPOs recruitment 2019/2020 has closed.

  8. All interested candidates please note portal for recruitment of election staff. Thanks to share most trusted recruitment news. You are really the most trustable job information website.

  9. Hello I’m here by applying for Assistant presiding officer. OR Registeration Area center manager for election 2019

  10. Hello I m here by applying for assistant presiding officer. Or registration area center manager for election 2019

  11. Hello,I also applied and yet to get an email if I was chose or not.please reply

  12. Hello,I also applied for APO and yet to get and email if I was chose or not. Please reply so dat i should know thanks @ INEC Recruitment

  13. I am an indigen of Benue state but schooling in federal university wukari taraba.i applied for the post of APO but today that the list is out,is only students of tertiary institutions in Benue that their names are there..why?

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