Abia govt reviews curfew to 8pm, includes Ohafia, Arochukwu

Abia government has announced a review of the curfew imposed on and Umuahia to between 8pm and 6am as well as included Ohafia and Arochukwu.

This is contained in a statement by the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Chief Anthony Agbazuere, on Tuesday in Umuahia.

It stated that the decision was taken at an emergency of the Abia Security Council on Tuesday.

“Abia Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has approved that the curfew imposed in the should henceforth from 8pm to 6am, and the towns involved are , Umuahia, Ohafia and Arochukwu.

“All citizens are advised to strictly comply to avoid collateral consequences as security are already on alert to ensure airtight enforcement of the curfew.”

The of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that the government had on April 5  imposed a 10pm to 6am curfew on and Umuahia.(NAN)