The fire in INEC Anambra State destroyed some election materials. Firefighters and security operatives arrived the scene to put out the fire which already burnt a container containing the card readers and other election materials. Nigeria heads to poll on Saturday with the presidential and National Assembly elections while gubernatorial and states House of Assemblies are scheduled to hold on March 2 across Nigeria. The latest incident continues the case of curious fire incidents at INEC offices in recent weeks. Two Nigerian electoral commission offices housing voting materials were burned down within the space of a week INEC said Sunday.
Source: The Guardian February 12, 2019 16:18 UTC