Kaduna Govt imposes 24-hour curfew on two chiefdoms

Kaduna State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Atyap Chiefdom of Zangon Kataf Local Government and Chawai Chiefdom in Kauru local government with immediate effect.

A statement issued by Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs Samuel Aruwan on Thursday afternoon, said that ‘’security agencies are containing the tensions arising from a clash last week over a farmland in Zangon-Kataf.

According to the Commissioner, community leaders had tried to ease the tension which seems to have escalated.