INEC begins recruitment of Ad-Hoc staff for Imo, Bayelsa, Kogi polls (Application link)


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has opened the portal for the recruitment of ad-hoc staff ahead of the Imo, Bayelsa, and Kogi governorship polls.

The electoral umpire has stated that interested Nigerians can begin the application procedure for the off-season polls on Thursday, August 31st, 2023.

In an announcement titled “Notice of Recruitment of Ad-hoc Staff,” INEC stated that the recruiting portal would close on October 2nd, 2023.

“The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) invites you to apply as an Ad-Hoc Staff for the upcoming off-cycle Governorship Elections in Bayelsa, Imo, and Kogi States.

“Portal Opens: Thursday, 31st August 2023, 8:00 AM Portal Closing Date: Monday, 2nd October 2023, 12:00 Midnight,” the statement added. 

Interested Nigerians can visit the INEC portal here: Or (Android users) to begin the process. 

They can also visit for further information about the ad-hoc staff recruitment exercise.