Suspected armed men have set on fire electoral materials in Gwer east local government area of Benue State.
The electoral officer for the local government area,Ngunan Yongo,confirmed this incident.
All electoral materials for Mbalom ward in Gwer east local government area of Benue were reportedly burnt by armed men, in the early hours of Saturday, March 9.
According to an high witness, the hoodlums on arrival fired shots in the air before setting on fire the Primary School Aya, housing the materials.
Ngunan, the electoral officer for the local government area, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone conversation.
He further said final decision over the conduct of the elections in the area would be communicated later.