It's exactly 504 days to the next presidential election in Nigeria.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed Saturday, February 16, 2019 for Presidential and National Assembly elections.

INEC chairman, Professor Yakubu Mahmood, made this announcement, while meeting with members of the Commission and all Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC), at the INEC Headquarters’ Conference Hall, Abuja .

According to Mahmood, State Assembly and Federal Capital Territory(FCT) Area Council elections are fixed for Saturday 2nd March 2019.

He also announced that the timetable and schedule of activities for the Ekiti and Osun gubernatorial elections will be released on Thursday, October 5.