The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Qua’an Pan Local Government area of Plateau State has been razed fire.
The Head of Media, Publicity and Voters Education of the Commission, Mr Osaretin Imahiyereobo, who confirmed that the incident happened Saturday night, lamented that the inferno has caused a serious setback to the preparations of the general election in the local government.
He said: “A drunken security man was said to have caused the fire
He added that the management team led by the Administrative Secretary, Mr Gbadamasi Rasheed, was on the way to assess the situation.
He said it was too early to suspect any sabotage.