The INEC National Electoral Commission (INEC) is set to announce the candidates for the presidential position and National Assembly positions of the contesting political parties in preparation for the 2019 general elections today.
This announcement is likely to calm the polity that has been heated due to controversies trailing the recently-conducted primaries of the parties.
Majority of the parties have refused to make definite announcements regarding the candidates who will contest the various political posts.
It was reported some victorious aspirants had their names changed after the contested primaries which translate they will know their fate today.
The timetable and schedule of activities for the 2019 general elections released by INEC earlier in the year indicate that publication of personal particulars of candidates (CF001) for the presidential and National Assembly elections will be made today.