Taraba Govt. Imposes Curfew On Jalingo Over Fresh Crisis

By Ikenga Chronicles June 17, 2019

Taraba Govt. Imposes Curfew On Jalingo Over Fresh Crisis

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state, on Monday night, imposed a curfew on Jalingo following fresh outbreak of crisis in some communities in Kona and ATC areas near Jalingo.

This was contained in a statement by Mr. Bala Dan Abu, the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media and Publicity.

According to the governor, the curfew will run from 4:00 p.m to 6:00 a.m daily till further notice.

“In view of the fresh outbreak of crisis in some communities in Kona and ATC near Jalingo, the Taraba government has decided to impose a curfew on Jalingo and all the affected communities with immediate effect.

“The curfew is from 4:00p.m to 6:00 a.m daily and it remains in force until further notice,” he said.

He noted that security agencies in the state had been directed to enforce the curfew strictly to ensure strict compliance and quick return of peace to the affected communities.

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