AKWA IBOM GOVERNOR ANNOUNCE CURFEW FROM 9PM TODAY
Curfew announcement 9pm 22nd October,2020- 1200 23rd October,2020
Due to the violent manifestations of some persons masquerading as #EndSARS protesters trying to create chaos this evening, in Uyo, the capital city of Akwa Ibom state, HE the Governor of Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has declared a curfew effective 9pm today, Thursday, 22nd October,2020 till midday tomorrow, Friday, 23rd October, 2020.
This action is taken to protect lives and property of citizens and the restoration of Law and Order in our state. Within the period of this curfew, there will be an absolute cessation of movement, except for essential service providers, who must show a valid means of identification.
We urge all law abiding citizens to stay at home during the period of this curfew.
Comrade Ini Ememobong
Honourable Commissioner for Information & Strategy