INEC office set ablaze in Abia

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says its office in Ohafia LGA in Abia State has been set ablaze

Festus Okoye, the INEC representative, who made this known in a statement said the incident occurred on Sunday night.

He, notwithstanding, said there is no known reason for the fire incident yet adding that investigation into the incident is ongoing.

This is coming seven days after one of the commission’s offices in Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom state was razed

Our correspondent reported that the commission in an explanation affirmed that the office was set ablaze by unidentified persons in the early hours of Sunday, May 2nd, 2021.