Edo govt reviews 24-hour curfew, now 4 pm to 6 am

#EndSARS: Obaseki meets with youth groups, review curfewGovernor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State

Edo Government has reviewed the 24-hour curfew earlier imposed in the state on Monday, to check hijack of the #ENDSARS protests by hoodlums.

A statement by Mr Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser on Media and Communications Strategy to Gov. Godwin Obaseki announced this in a statement on Thursday in Benin.

According to the statement, the curfew is now to commence from 4 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily, starting from Friday, Oct. 23, and would be reviewed after 72 hours.

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Osagie urged citizens to adhere strictly to the new directive.

He reassured that the Gov. Obaseki-led administration remained committed to the security of lives and property.

He further enjoined Edo people go about their normal businesses and return home before the commencement of the curfew.



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