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Gunmen Burn INEC Office In Imo During IPOB’s Sit-At-Home Order

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Some unknown gunmen on Sunday set ablaze the newly-completed workplace of the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) positioned at Okwudor neighborhood in Njaba Native Authorities Space of Imo State.

INEC disclosed this in a press release by Festus Okoye, the INEC Nationwide Commissioner & Chairman, Data and Voter Schooling Committee.



Based on Okoye, the arson assault happened round 11:30am.

The workplace, which was constructed and inaugurated shortly earlier than the 2019 basic elections, was considerably burnt.

Though no life was misplaced, electoral supplies, workplace gear and furnishings had been burnt within the incident.

The assault comes lower than seven days after the INEC workplace in Ahiazu Mbaise Native Authorities Space of the State was vandalised.

Additionally it is the eighth INEC workplace to be attacked in Imo for the reason that 2019 basic elections.

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