Following advice from security agencies, the Kaduna State Government has declared a 24-hour curfew in Jema’a and Kaura local government areas with immediate effect.
This became imperative to assist the security agencies to stabilize the situation in the areas,to save lives and property of the citizens to restore law and order in the local government area in the state.
This was contained in statement issued and signed by the commissioner of Ministry of Internal Security and home affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said, the security agencies have full authorization to enforce the curfew in the area.
The Government condemns the violence and all acts of lawlessness that have occurred in the area while appeals to all residents of Jema’a and Kaura local government areas to cooperate with the security agencies in the urgent task of restoring peace and upholding law and order.
He added that further updates will be issued as necessary.