Hooligans set INEC workplace ablaze in Akwa Ibom


Less than 24 hours to the governorship and State Home of Assembly election, presumed thugs the other day burnt down workplace of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ibesikpo Asuntan city government location of Akwa Ibom state.

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Some electoral products were ruined in the event.

Akwa Ibom was amongst the states that tape-recorded high rate of violence in the governmental and nationwide assembly elections.

Mike Igini, Citizen Electoral Commissioner of the state, has actually gone to the scene for evaluation. He stated the action would not impact Saturday’s elections.

” In the wee hours today, I got a call that a person of the locations workplaces has actually been gutted by fire. So we needed to call the fire service, and the DPO around that location,” he informed newsmen.

” So they all relocated there, and reacted, and there had the ability to leave the whole tally documents that had actually been provided to the city government, undamaged. However due to the fact that the storage place behind the structure is extremely near to the fence, undoubtedly we saw some footprints, due to the fact that it drizzled the other day, it was extremely clear where they can be found in through to do the sabotage.