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(BREAKING) EndSARS: Deltans To Observe 6PM To 8AM Curfew Till Further Notice, Says Okowa




As the 48-hour curfew declared by the Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa ends today at 6p.m., Deltans have been asked to observe a 6p.m. to 8a.m. curfew till further notice.

This was contained in a statement posted on the governor’s Facebook page on Saturday.

Recall that Okowa just like some state governors ordered a 48-hour curfew when in parts of the state, some #EndSARS protesters that called for an end to police brutality alongside Nigerians in other states of the federation turned violent.

He said: “This morning, I received a comprehensive briefing on the security situation across Delta State from the three Service Commanders.

“Having analyzed the situation critically, I wish to thank all Deltans, particularly our youth, for complying with the curfew that was imposed two days ago.

“The current 48-hour curfew will expire by 6pm today Saturday, October 24th, 2020.

“However, from this evening, the curfew will be in effect from 6pm to 8am till further notice.”

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He added: “From Sunday, October 25, people are free to move around and go about their regular activities during the day.”

He urged residents in the state to remain calm, vigilant and law abiding at all times.


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