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Ikpeazu orders extension of curfew to Umunneochi, Bende LGAs




The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has prolonged the prevailing curfew imposed on Aba, Umuahia, Ohafia and Arochukwu to 2 extra native governments, together with Umunneochi and Bende.

The Governor gave the directive in an announcement issued by the Secretary to Abia State Authorities, Barr Christ Ezem, on Tuesday.

Based on the assertion, solely these on important duties can be allowed to maneuver about through the curfew interval.

“Sequel to the subsisting curfew imposed by Abia State Authorities between the hours of 8pm-6am in Aba, Umuahia, Ohafia and Arochukwu, the Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed the extension of the curfew regime to Umunneochi and Bende LGAs of the State.

“The brand new curfew regime are given as follows; Aba and Umuahia municipal areas: 8pm to 6am day by day.

“Ohafia, Umunneochi, Bende and Arochukwu LGAs: 6pm to 6am day by day.

“Solely these on important duties with correct identification are exempted from the curfew.

“Moreover, all Government Chairmen of the 17 Native Authorities Areas are by this discover directed to urgently deploy native Vigilante Teams of their domains to assist typical safety companies to implement the curfew and successfully safeguard lives and property of their respective LGAs,” the assertion mentioned.

Insecurity: Abia govt imposes curfew on Aba, Umuahia until additional discover

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