Jailbreak: Edo State Government Imposes 24-hours Curfew

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

 

Edo State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew across the state beginning from 4p.m. today until further notice.

This is contained in a statement issued by Secretary to State Government, Mr. Osarodion Ogie ans made available to Radio Nigeria.

According to the statement, the curfew became necessary due to disturbing incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of #ENDSARS protesters.

It emphasized that while Edo State government respected the rights of its citizens to undertake in legitimate protests, it would not sit idly when hoodlums have taken laws into their hands to cause mayhem on innocent citizens and the state.

The statement further directed schools and businesses to shut down activities while those who cannot move safely have been advised to stay put till calmness was restored.

It also advised parents to rein in their children, youths and wards, to forestall further breakdown of law and order as anyone found outside in violation of the curfew would be dealt with according to the law.

Copyright ©Anambra City News.

All rights reserved. This post: 'Jailbreak: Edo State Government Imposes 24-hours Curfew' and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from Anambra City News.

Contact: info@ancity.com.ng

 

Share your story with us:


Phone: 090 387 387 31
WhatsApp: 090 387 387 31
Facebook: /ancityonline
Twitter: @ancityonline
Instagram: @ancityonline

Contact us also for advertisement

Thanks for reading!

READ ALSO  Angry policeman shoots three persons in Port-Harcourt

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Comments
Loading...