22 February 2017
The Kaduna State Security Council has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Jema’a and Kaura Local Government Areas of Kaduna State with immediate effect.
In a press release signed by Samuel Aruwan, the Special Assistant to the Governor (Media and Publicity)
It stated that the action became necessary to protect life and property and avoid the further breakdown of law and order in the two Local Government Areas.
It added that all security agencies on a Special Operation in the two Local Government Areas have been directed to ensure strict compliance.
It further noted that only essential workers and those on humanitarian services are allowed movement after due clearance by security agencies.