The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Qua’an Pan Local Government Area of Plateau State has been engulfed by fire.
This is coming less than one week to the 2019 presidential election.
Plateau State INEC Head of Department, Voter Education and Publicity, Osaretin Imahiyereobo, confirmed the incident to Daily Trust in a statement on Sunday.
It was gathered that the incident was caused by a drunken security man.
Imahiyereobo described the incident as a setback for the preparations for the general elections in the Local Government Area.
The statement read: “The INEC office is completely burnt with all its content i.e Ballot Boxes, Generators serviced and filled with fuel, cubicles, newly printed electronic and manual Voters Register, uncollected PVCs, materials for the preparations of RAC and other materials yet to be identified.
“The management team led by the Administrative Secretary, Gbadamasi Rasheed are on their way to assess the situation.”
Game of Thrones finale draws staggering 19.3 million viewers
The finale of “Game of Thrones” drew a staggering 19.3 million viewers in the US Sunday evening, cementing the fantasy...
Full list of VGMA 2019 Award winners
Full list of VGMA 2019 Award winners Rapper Burna Boy was one of the big winners at the Vodafone Ghana...
Moment Arnold Schwarzenegger is dropped kicked in the back while attending an event in South Africa
Legendary American actor and former governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked with a flying kick while on a trip...
EFCC files 11 charges against Naira Marley with singer facing 7-years in jail
Naira Marley – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has preferred 11 charges bordering on fraud against upcoming musician, Azeez...
- Seeds of Destiny 21 May 2019 – Enhancers of His Manifest Presence May 21, 2019
- Mehek Teasers for June 2019 – Zee World May 21, 2019
- The Heir Update starts 6 June 2019 – Zee World May 20, 2019
- Our Daily Bread 21 May 2019 – Marvelously Unique May 20, 2019
- Kenneth Copeland Devotional 21 May 2019 – Possess Your Promised Land May 20, 2019