Issues surrounding the electoral process once again tops the agenda as experts meet to brainstorm on the issues and challenges of Information and Communication Technology and e-voting. With the theme ICT and Electronic Voting: Issues And Challenges, Guest lecturer, Surendra Thakur, says e – voting is becoming a technology of choice but that concerns remain.
Experts and members of staff of the nation’s election management body, Independent National Electoral commission are gathered here for a workshop on ict and electronic voting: issues and challenges. For the guest lecturer e-voting is becoming the technology of choice in most parts of the world and Africa and indeed Nigeria cannot be left behind. He however says despite its attractiveness, issues remain.