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Nigerian Elections 2019 : The Ultimate Voters Survival Guide

Yep It’s that exciting time again! Ready or not, 2019 elections are around the corner and they’ll be over before you say Eko-Oni baje. As a sure-Lagos-person, planning ahead is a proactive lifestyle in this concrete jungle.

Do you have your Permanent Voters Card (PVC) ready? Yaay!!! Ok but are you really prepared for the Election Day shenanigans?!🗳

Well, Lekki Republic put together a few tips to make your election day hassle free and better:

  1. Voters card (PVC) in hand.
  2. You know your election polling unit(You can confirm here
  3. Visit/locate tour the address of your polling unit.
  4. Get your handy gadgets fully charged.
  5.  Have a power bank. (fully charged)
  6. Wear clothes and shoes you are comfortable in. I’d recommend canvas/sneakers if you ask me.👟
  7.  Get a face cap or sun-hat 👒🧢
  8.  Have snacks/water/drinks or whatever you snack on all stashed for nibbling.
  9.  Back-pack or knapsack to carry all your necessaries.
  10. Go to your polling unit in a group if you can (family members, neighbour etcetera) for security reasons.
  11.  Carry your praying mat if you’re a Muslim.
  12. If you’re a ‘bookie’, you could go with a book/novel as well. Might come in handy.
  13.  Have a hand sanitizer!
  14. Be alert and stay security conscious.

Be safe out there fam.

Bilkisu Oje is a fun loving member of the republic. She’s a lawyer and a writer who loves to explore and have fun. Follow her on Instagram @queenbee_x0x.

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2 Comments

    1. Olumuyiwa George

      February 14, 2019 at 7:42 pm

      Glad you found it useful Anthony. Keep tabs with us for more useful tips

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