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The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ogidi, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State was on Sunday gutted by fire.

No fewer than 300 shops and goods worth millions of Naira were on Saturday night destroyed by fire that engulfed Santana Market on Sapele Road in Benin City, Edo State.

A staff of TCN, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the fire started at about 8a.m on Sunday morning, adding that the cause of the fire was not yet known.

The police in Ebonyi on Monday rushed a 37-year-old man to the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, for treatment after he allegedly set himself ablaze.

A Pastor, simply identified as Mr. Chukwu, and his family have been rendered homeless following a fire disaster which engulfed their residence at 40, Ejidike Street in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, on Saturday.

The Independent National Electoral Commission’s office in Isiala Mbano, Imo North was on Monday gutted by fire, destroying materials and some infrastructure, the News Agency of Nigeria is reporting.