Tags : Curfew

Daunte Wright’s Death: Protesters, Police Clash For A Third Night

Protesters have clashed with Police for the second night in the suburb of the US city of Minneapolis following the killing of a Black man during a traffic stop, with Police calling the fatal shooting an “accident”. The shooting sparked unrest in an area already on edge because of the trial of the first of […]

COVID-19: Senegal Announces Curfew On Capital

Senegal has announced a night-time curfew on two regions including the capital Dakar to help combat the spread of coronavirus. President Macky Sall, in a television announcement late Tuesday, January 5, 2021, said a 9pm-5am curfew would be imposed on Dakar and Thies; adding that the measure would take effect from Wednesday, January 6, 2021. […]

COVID-19: Oyo Cancels Curfew, Approves Conversion Of Isolation Centres To

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force, led by the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has announced the cancellation of the 10 p.m. curfew imposed on the State in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, which contained details of the report […]

Lockdown: Oyo Govt Reviews Curfew; Mosques, Churches To Operate At

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has announced that it has relaxed the curfew imposed on the State; following the advent of the ravaging Coronavirus pandemic. The Task Force, which made the decision public on Monday, June 15, 2020, after a two-and-a-half-hour meeting presided by its Chairman, Governor Seyi Makinde, added that the curfew would […]

COVID-19: Curfew Now 8pm to 5am; Mass Testing To Commence

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has relaxed the existing curfew imposed on the State in respect of the ravaging Coronavirus pandemic to between 8.p.m. and 5 a.m. According to a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the State Governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the decision was reached at the Oyo State COVID-19 Task […]

COVID-19 Curfew: Kaduna Threatens Total Lockdown

Kaduna State Government has threatened violators of ongoing curfew to desist or Government will close the two-day window it has provided for residents to restock food supplies. Kaduna State Deputy Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, who handed down this warning on Monday, April 6, 2020, said Government has ordered Security Agents to deal decisively with anybody […]

COVID-19: Oyo State Governor Imposes Dusk To Dawn Curfew

In his efforts to containg the Coronavirus pandemic in Oyo State, the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew from 7:00pm to 6:00am. According to a tweet by the Governor on Friday, March 27, 2020, there is also ban on gatherings of more than ten people in the State. Governor […]

Bayelsa Violence: Police Extend Curfew Until Sunday

The Bayelsa State Police Command has extended the dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed in the State. The Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Mr Uche Anozia, announced this while briefing Newsmen at the Command’s Headquarters on Monday, February 17, 2020, in Yenagoa, the State capital. This followed a three-day curfew earlier imposed by the Police as a result […]

Supreme Court Election Verdict: Police Impose 3-Day Curfew On Bayelsa

The Police in Bayelsa State have imposed three-day dusk to dawn curfew after angry All Progressive Congress (APC) protesters destroyed properties following the Supreme Court ruling which sacked the party’s elected candidate, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. According to the Commissioner of Police in the State, Mr Uche Anozia, who made the announcement […]