The office of the Director, Elections and party monitoring Department of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was gutted by fire, this happen today, Friday 17th 2020.
Meanwhile Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, the Commission’s director publicity and voter education have responded to the fire incident at the complex, he said No sensitive document was consumed in the fire which gutted a section of the national headquarters in Abuja.
The Cable quoted Oluwole as saying the inferno was confined an office in the huge complex.
”Yes, there was a fire incident. Fortunately, we have a fire unit in the office. It was put out.
”Some equipment and correspondence were affected. But no sensitive material was affected.”