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INEC office set ablaze in Plateau state (Photos)

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC office in Plateau state has been set ablaze by drunk a security officer, with PVCs and other items burnt.

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INEC office in Quan Pan local government area of Plateau state is currently on fire.

According to journalist Bello Lukman, the fire was caused by a drunken security man . Ballot boxes, voters register, uncollected Permanent Voters Card, Card Readers and other materials got burnt.

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 outbreak. The office is completely burnt with all its contents — ballot boxes, generator sets — that have been serviced and filled with fuel, cubicles, newly printed electronic and manual voters register, uncollected permanent voter cards (PVCs), materials for the preparations of RAC and other materials yet to be identified.”

See photos below;

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53 Comments

  1. This political tugs have started again . I hope they won’t succede this time and let people vote in peace .

  2. That’s what they will claim, runken security man as its not just a ploy to rig the elections.

  3. INEC should started making an arrangement that will solve these problems before next week Friday

  4. To be honest I don’t believe in that story told all this thing are plan of APC,but God have collected their office and give it another.no u said it a drunken security,so this security have not been drinking it now that election is around the corner that he now drink and set the office ablaze.nonsense story.

  5. This case need to be investigated how comes will he set the office ablaze there most be something hidden

  6. I doubt if that security man was really drunk, I feel something is fishing. This is just a way of stop those people there from performing their civil right.

  7. Inec office been burnt a few days to election, it is well but something tells me that this election is gonna be something else

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