Borno Govt. reviews curfew in Maiduguri



The Borno State has reviewed the curfew in Maiduguri metropolis from 8:00PM to 6:00 as against the existing 10:00PM to 6:00.

Dr Mohammed Bulama, the Commissioner, Affairs, Information and Culture, disclosed this statement in Maiduguri.

Bulama said that the curfew was temporary and would be between Jan. 2 to Jan. 6, to enhance security in the metropolis.

He disclosed that the curfew was imposed advice by the Theatre Command, Operation LAFIYA DOLE.

“The Borno State the advice of the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, wishes to inform the general public that the existing curfew regime in the state has been temporarily rescheduled.

“The curfew as from , 2 to Friday, 6, 2018, will commence from 8 pm in the night till 6 in the morning.

“This review done in the over riding interest of public safety and to ensure that the emerging peace in the state further consolidated.

“While deeply regretting any inconvenience this adjustment of curfew timing may cause, the Borno State craves the understanding and cooperation of the general public”. (NAN)