The Kwara State authorities has suspended the annual durbar occasion for this 12 months scheduled for Wednesday, July 21, 2021, on safety grounds.
The suspension adopted an intelligence report that some forces are planning to make use of the boisterous nature of the cultural occasion to instigate a breakdown of regulation and order within the State, thereby complicating nationwide safety challenges, the federal government mentioned.
The State authorities described the suspension as painful, given the individuals’s attachment to it and authorities’s dedication in direction of selling the colorful cultural heritage.
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A press release by the Everlasting Secretary, Ministry of Communications, Hajia Rabiat Mopelola Abdulrahman, in Ilorin on Tuesday night time, “Urged all residents of the state to proceed to co-operate with the regulation enforcement companies.”
The assertion reiterated the dedication of the State authorities to the safety of lives and property of all residents of the State as its main obligation.
It congratulated Kwarans on the Eidel-Kabir celebration and wished everybody many blessed Eids within the coming years.
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DAILY POST remembers that some states had earlier canceled the durbar occasion as a result of safety causes or COVID-19 security considerations.
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