Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECS, are the representatives of INEC at the state level.
They are the administrative heads of the commission in the states and work in consonance with other relevant Federal and State agencies to undertake all elections in at state level except that of the Local Governments.
The RECs derive their powers from those delegated to them by the National Chairman and his twelve National Commissioners.
RECs are responsible for collecting all election materials from INEC Headquarters and distributing it for every election.
They also work supervise the work of all ad hoc staff in the conduct of elections, and ensure all relevant materials needed for confirmation of election results are duly collated, filed and where needed forwarded to the Headquarters of the commission.
|Name||State of Origin||Assignment||Remark|
|C. E. Onukaogu||Abia||Enugu||Professor|
|Selina Omagha Oko||Ebonyi||Abia|
|Edwin Offor Nwatarali||Enugu||Anambra|
|Jibrin Ibrahim Zarewa||Kano||Kebbi|
|Hussaini Ahmed Mahuta||Katsina||Kaduna|
|Abubakar Umar Garba Wara||Kebbi||Zamfara|
|Rufus O. Akeju||Lagos||Oyo|
|Abdullahi Umar Danyaya||Niger||Nasarawa|
|Timothy A. Ibitoye||Osun||Ogun|
|A. L. Ogunmola||Oyo||Osun|
|Barito Lenusikpugi Kphagih||Rivers||Bayelsa|
|Haliru A. Tambawel||Sokoto||Jigawa|
|Kassim Gana Geidam||Yobe||Gombe|
|Ibrahim Bagobiri Marafa||Zamfara||Katsina|
|Hussaini Halilu Pai||FCT||Kogi|
|Kwanga Godwin Mbatsavbee||Benue||Plateau|
|Sylvester Okey Ezeani||Anambra||Cross-River|
|Sam Olgbadebo Olumekun||Ondo||Ekiti|
|Istifanus Ishaku Defwang||Plateau||Benue|
|Jacob Shekwonudu Jatau||Nasarawa||FCT|
|Baba Abba Yusuf||Borno||Adamawa|
|Sadiq Abubakar Musa||Kaduna||Sokoto|