Gunmen, suspected to be Eastern Security Network, ESN, militants, have attacked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, office in Imo State, killing one in the process.
The gunmen, who were about 20 in number, operated with two SUVs, one blue-coloured Lexus and an ash-coloured Highlander.
Dressed in ESN regalia, the shooters stormed the INEC office at Ahiazu Local Government Secretariat in search of staff distributing Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs.
The dead body of the slain guard has been deposited at the morgue.
The Imo Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Henry Okoye, had yet to comment on the incident as at the time of filing this report.