Suspected political thugs today attacked officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) at the Community Secondary School, Okposi Umuoghara,in Ezza North Local Government Area of Ebonyi state.
Eyewitness, who spoke to newsmen on the condition of anonymity, said the incident took place at about 2 a.m. this morning, 9th of March.
He added that the suspected thugs also set ablaze a school, which served as the Registration Area Centre.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in the state, Prof Godswill Obioma, reluctantly declined to confirm the incident.
Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Loveth Odah, said the report of the incident had gotten to her office.
Reports gathered that no lives was lost in the incident.