INEC Chairman Attahiru Jega
By Onyebuchi Ezigbo
The National emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has confirmed a firebreak that occurred Monday morning around 11am, gutting an office in the Annex Building of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) headquarters in Abuja.
In a statement signed by the Head of Abuja Operation Office of the NEMA, Mr. Ishaya Chonoko, the agency said the timely response of rescue officers especially firefighters from the Federal and FCT Fire Service saved the fire from affecting other buildings within the premises.
He said so far only the Office of the Director of Registry was affected by the fire.
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