ABUJA - Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) in Abuja is on fire.
According to reports the fire started around 11am.
The inferno has gutted a substantial part of the building.
Mostly affected is the Election and Party Monitoring Department (EPM), which was completely razed.
But INEC National Commissioner and Chairman Voters’ Education and Information, Festus Okoye, said no critical document was lost to the inferno.
NEWS FLAKES NG recalls that several key government agencies have been recording similar fire incidents of late with the most recent being the Treasury House, accommodating office of the Accountant General of the Federation as well as the Corporate Affairs Commission Headquarters, both located in the capital city of Abuja.