The Ashanti Regional Office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Kumasi was in the early hours of Sunday, consumed by fire.
The fire which gutted portions of the building affected part of the Regional Chairman’s office, windows and doors.
According to media reports, the timely intervention by persons living within the vicinity prevented the fire from spreading to other parts of the building.
Five gallons containing traces of fuel were seen lying around the NDC office premises.
The Regional Minister, Alexander Ackon said evidence at the scene suggests that it was attempted arson and the case will be treated as such.