NEWS reaching us two offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) in Ebonyi State have been set ablaze by unidentified persons.
NEWSNAIJA learned offices are located in Ebonyi and Ezza North Local Government Areas of the state.
However, no casualties were recorded but there were extensive damages to the building and facilities.
This incident is happening a few hours before a meeting scheduled for Wednesday(today) between INEC and heads of security agencies over the attacks on the Commission’s offices.
The latest attack brings the number of offices of the Commission that have been torched to 23.
A total breakdown of the incidents as reported recently showed that the most affected states include Akwa Ibom (four), Abia (three) Anambra (two), and Imo (two).
Other states that witnessed fire incidents between February 2019 and May 2021 are Borno, Ebonyi, Jigawa, Kano, Ondo, Plateau, and Rivers. Abuja was also affected