Statistics released by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says registered voter population has now hit 84.27 million.
The commission also disclosed that the collection of PVCs would continue until one week to the 2019 general elections.
Infographics obtained from INEC on Thursday in Abuja showed that over 14.55 million voters were registered in the Continuous Voter Registration, CVR, exercise, which began in April 2017 and ended on August 31, 2018. As at 2015, there were 69,720,350.
The new figure of registrants, 14, 551,482 brings the actual figure to a total 84,271,832. Of the new registrants, 7,863,917 are males, while 6,688,214 are females.
Within the period of the new registration, 869,406 PVCs were collected; transfer requests were put at 769,917, while replacement requests were put at 1,178,793. Elaborating on the figures during a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs.