Ebonyi SIEC train the master trainer programme commenced on 11th April, 2017 with an opening speech by the Deputy Director of IFES – Mrs. Uloma Usulo..
In her speech she thanked the Chairman, Chief (Barr.) Jossy C. Eze and the Commission for the opportunity given to them and urged the participant to take the training serously as they are being packaged to train others after the exercise.
Chief (Barr.) Jossy C. Eze who declear the event open applauded IFES for assisting Ebonyi SIEC to benefit from this all important programme expecially at this crucial period of our election preparations. He was opptimistic that the training will go a long way in assisting the Commission to conduct a free, fair and credible Local Government Council Election in Ebonyi State. The training ended on 13th April, 2017..
The Ebonyi State Independent Electoral Commission – (EBSIEC) has commenced packaging of Sensitive and Non-sensitive Electoral Materialsin preparation for the April 22nd 2017 Local Government Council Elections in Ebonyi....
Ebonyi State Governor, Chief Engr David, Nweze Umahi, on the January, 2017 charged the Ebonyi State Independent Electoral Commission, EBIEC, to conduct council polls in the state as soon as possible...
BARR. (MRS) ADELINE IDIKE (MON)
PIONEER CHAIRMAN (FIRST & SECOND COMMISSION)
JULY, 2001 - JULY, 2011
CHIEF JOHN O. NKWUDA (JP)
THIRD COMMISSION CHAIRMAN
JULY, 2011 - JUNE, 2015
CHIEF BARR. JOSSY EZE(JP)
FOURTH COMMISSION CHAIRMAN
AUGUST, 2015 TILL DATE
22ND APRIL 2017>
Ebonyi State Independent Electoral Commission (EBSIEC) came into being as an instrument of Government, through the State Independent Electoral Commission establishment Law 2001 published in Gazette No. 04 of 30th May, 2001, in accordance with secion 197 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Repulic of Nigeria. The First Commission was inaugurated on 25th July, 2001 for a five year tenure, followed by the second Commision on the 25th July, 2007, while the third Commission was inaugurated on the 25th June, 2012. The Fourth and current Commission was inaugurated on the 1st August, 2012 with Chief (Barr.) Jossy C. Eze.