The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) headquarters in Abuja has been gutted by fire.
Fire guts INEC headquarters in Abuja
By our correspondent
The fire, which started around 11.00 am, according to an eyewitness, razed a substantial part of the building.
The eyewitnesses said most affected is the Election and Party Monitoring Department (EPM).
The INEC Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, said the fire affected the office of the director of ”election and party monitoring” in the building.
He said some equipment and correspondence were affected though no sensitive material was destroyed by the fire.