Kalu condemns attack on INEC Office in Abia



Former Governor of Abia State and Chief Whip of the Senate, Dr. Orji Kalu has condemned the attack on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Ohafia local area of Abia state. 


The INEC office was set ablaze on by unidentified hoodlums leaving electoral materials and furniture destroyed.


Describing the act as undemocratic and uncivilized, Kalu called on law enforcement agencies to commence a full-scale investigation into the attack in order  to identify and bring the of the wicked act to book, stressing that Nigeria’s growing democracy protected the sake of development.


While calling political class to uphold democratic virtues in their endeavours, the former Governor stressed that politics is not a do-or-die affair.
Kalu said, “the attack on INEC office in Ohafia local area of Abia state is needless and unacceptable.


‘Nigeria’s electoral body, INEC, has sustained its leading role in the promotion and sustenance of democratic tenets in the country.
” The sponsors and of the attack  are enemies of the country.


“I implore agencies to fish out the people behind the attack bid to forestall recurrence” .
Kalu urged INEC not to relent in its to sustain the tenets of democracy in Nigeria.