Posted by News Express | 19 December 2016 | 1,470 times
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna.
The Kaduna State Government has banned all forms of processions or unlawful assembly in any part of the state till further notice.
This was revealed in a statement signed by Spokesman for the Kaduna State Government, Samuel Aruwan.
It also called for the cooperation of all citizens to respect this restriction until it is formally lifted.
According to the statement, the conclusion to impose a temporary restriction on unlawful assembly, was a result of a meeting of heads of security agencies who reviewed the security situation in the state.
“The decision was taken in the interest of the citizenry and to ensure law and order in the state,” the statement said.
The government further mandated security agencies to ensure compliance to the ban, while advising all law abiding citizens to go about their lawful activities, and to do their utmost to uphold peace and harmony. (Channels TV)