The Kaduna State Government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in all parts of Kajuru Local Government and Kujama and Maraban Rido, in Chikun local government.
The government said this in a statement by Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan.
Aruwan said that the curfew in the affected areas will be in effect from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily, until further notice.
The governor’s spokesman said the curfew also affects some communities in nearby Chikun Local Government Area.
He said security agencies have been directed to ensure strict enforcement of the curfew and appealed to all residents and communities in the affected areas to bear the inconvenience of the curfew and cooperate with the security agencies.
“Security assessments have necessitated the imposition of a dusk to dawn curfew in all parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, effective from today, Wednesday, 13th March 2019. The dusk to dawn curfew is also extended to Kujama and Maraban Rido, which are in Chikun local government.