BREAKING: Governor Mutfwang Declares 24-Hour Curfew in Plateau LG
The Plateau state government has declared a 24-hour curfew in Mangu local government area
This became necessary following the rising insecurity that has caused continuous chaos in the area
The state governor, Caleb Mutfwang, has urged residents to cooperate with the declaration to help effective security operations
Jos, Plateau – Governor Caleb Mutfwang of Plateau State has announced a 24-hour curfew for the Mangu Local Government Area, effective immediately.
The governor’s Director of Press and Public Affairs, Gyang Bere, confirmed this decision on Tuesday, January 23.
The move responds to the worsening security conditions in the specified area.
As quoted by Punch, the statement reads:
“Governor Mutfwang took the decision after consultations with the relevant security agencies. “He stated that only persons on essential duties are allowed to move within the local government area until further notice.”