INEC Online Recruitment for 2023 General Elections



The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has commenced the online recruitment of ad-hoc staff for the 2023 General Elections.

The Commission hereby invites suitable qualified applicants nationwide into various positions toward enhancing a free, fair and peace election in 2023 for the Presidential/National Assembly Election and Governorship/State House of Assembly Election.

General Requirements

For the avoidance of doubt, all categories of election staff must satisfy the following four (4) conditions prescribed by the Electoral Act:

  •     You must not be a political party member.
  •     You must not have demonstrated or expressed support for any candidate or party.
  •     All interested election staff must apply in person.
  •     Applicants must reside in the STATE selected.

The available positions are

  • Registration Area Officer
  • Presiding Officers
  • Assistant Presiding Officers
  • IT Technical Officers
Application Period
The INEC portal will be open for the period of three (3) months, starting from Wednesday 14 September through December 14, 2022.

Applicants are required to visit the official recruitment portal at with valid email and other personal information including BVN.