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Lagos Discourages Crossover Services, Curfew Defaulters To Pay Heavy Fines

The Lagos State government has insisted that gathering in large numbers should be discouraged by residents, especially as it relates to the conduct of crossover service by churches in the state. It explains that this is necessary to curb the further spread of COVID-19 as the state and Nigeria, in general, begin to see an…

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Lagos Finally Lifts Restriction Of Movement, COVID-19 Curfew To Remain

Lagos state has lifted the curfew imposed following the statewide violence which occurred after hoodlums hijacked the peaceful #EndSARS protests with immediate effect. According to a statement released on Saturday by the state Commissioner of Information and Strategy Gbenga Omotosho, the 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. curfew that the Federal Government declared to stop the spread of COVID-19 still remains. “Lagosians are…

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Lagos State Government Confirms Curfew Will Now Start From 10pm To 6am

The curfew in Lagos state has been further relaxed from 6am to 10 pm, the state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso announced in a statement on Friday. The commissioner said with immediate effect people can now go about their business between 6am and 10pm from Friday (today). “The curfew will now be from 10 pm till 6…

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Lagos’ Curfew Now Between 6am And 8pm, Public Schools To Remain Shut Down

The Lagos State Government has further eased the statewide curfew which was earlier imposed on Tuesday, October 20. The curfew will now run from 8 pm to 6 am while movement will be allowed between 6 am and 8 pm. This was disclosed by Gbenga Omotoso, the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, on Sunday, October 25,…

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JUST IN: Lagos State Government Relaxes Curfew From 8am To 6pm

Lagos residents will now be allowed to got out from 8am until 6pm following Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s relaxation on the ongoing curfew which was imposed due to violence recorded in various parts of the state. Sanwo-Olu who made the announcement on Friday while briefing reporters at the Lagos House in Marina, said, “we have decided that…

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Rivers Unrest: Troops Restore Order In Oyigbo Following Fresh Vandal Attacks

The presence of military personnel and the policemen is being felt in the Oyigbo Local Government area OF Rivers state after residents reported fresh mob attacks in the community. The chaos comes after the State Police Command accused members of the Indigenous People of Biafra for killing two of its operatives and burning of two police stations in the…

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Okowa Imposes 48-Hour Curfew As Vandals Raze Police Station, Free Inmates In Delta

Vandals has set ablaze in a police station in Asaba, Delta state on Thursday, October 22, as riots continue to spread across states in the country. According to reports, the hoodlums also invaded the Warri Correctional Centre (Okere Prison) in the Warri South Local Government Area of the state, shooting sporadically and setting free some inmates at…

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#EndSARS: Abia Protesters, Police Clash After Defying Statewide Curfew

For weeks the country have seen protests and demonstrations against police brutality across the county.. On Wednesday October 21, residents and law enforcement clashed, as the police were caught on camera shooting sporadically at various locations. The incident  after the state governor Okezie Ikpeazu imposed a 24-hour curfew in Aba and Umuahia following a clash between hoodlums…

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Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Issues Statewide 24-Hours Curfew Amid #EndSARS Protests

Lagos governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the imposition of a 24 hours curfew following the violent trend of #EndSARS protests around the state. According to the governor, the curfew which start from 4pm on Tuesday, October 20, will only exempt essential service providers and first responders. The move became necessary, he said, given the rise…

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Edo Governor Announces 24-Hour Curfew Following Violent #EndSARS Protests

A statewide 4 pm  curfew has been declared by Edo state governor Godwin Obaseki as part of a statewide emergency. The curfew is to take effect from Monday, October 19, following reports of vandalism and attacks on residents throughout parts of the state. “The Edo State Government hereby imposes a 24-hour curfew across the state till further notice. The…

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