1. Make a Polling Unit Machine (PUM Kiosk), that can issue and accept PVC and it’s not dependent on a particular Polling Units so you can vote from any Machine nearest to you.
  2. Slot in your PVC; accredit yourself by scanning your thumb or some sort of PIN, like the last 4 digits of the PVC-VIN.
  3. The PUM validates the PVC for single vote and then detect the PVC Polling Unit.
  4. Displays the Election menu for that day or possibly all elections on the same day.
  5. Displays the logo of all registered parties.
  6. You tap the logo of the party you intend to vote for and select your candidate.
  7. You get notified via sms/e-mail.
  8. INEC area agent get notified via sms/e-mail.
  9. The selected party’s vote increases by 1
  10. A general display of the total result as voters continues to vote sync on the portal.
  11. Once INEC shutdown voting, the machine displays its results.


  1. Collation Officers
  2. Returning Officers
  3. Armed Personnel
  4. Election materials (sensitive and non-sensitive)
  5. Lost of lives esp Corps Members and other citizens
  6. Ballot Boxes
  7. Burning of Ballot Boxes

Every PVC is registered to a Polling Unit and centralized, so if a Polling Unit Machine is hijacked or burnt, other polling unit machine can be used and PUM by dectecting the PVC.



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