Governor of Ugwuani Imposes 24-Hour Curfew in Enugu Metropolis

Posted by on Oct 21, 2020, Under: News

Governor of Ugwuani Imposes 24-Hour Curfew in Enugu Metropolis

#EndSARSprotest: Governor of Ugwuani Imposes 24-Hour Curfew in Enugu Metropolis

Governor Ifeani Ugwuani of Enugu State has ordered a 24-hour curfew in the local government areas of Enugu East, Enugu North and Enugu South from 7:00 pm today, Wednesday, October 21, 2020, until new notice.

The order was contained in a statement Wednesday signed by Information Commissioner Nnanielugo Chidi Aro.

Haro said the decision “followed the observed abduction of #EndSARS protestors, which in recent days have been peaceful, by villains who intended to cause damage.”

He added that “The Governor of Enugu State, in his primary responsibility to protect the lives and property of all law-abiding residents of the state, has ordered a curfew in the aforementioned local governments until further notice. “.

According to the liaison officer, “Parents / guardians are encouraged to urge their charges to refrain from any wrongdoing, while young people in Enugu State are also encouraged to remain calm and law abiding, as has been done by the Enugu State government. took action to address the issues at stake, including the opening of a judicial commission to investigate police brutality and related extrajudicial killings this afternoon. ”


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