Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos … In addition, three deaths have been recorded. ” I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. He expressed believe in the inalienable right of citizens to protest but said it is not good for anyone to use violence to counter the right of others. by Lawal Sherifat. “To avoid further escalation, I hereby direct the immediate reinstatement of the 24-hour curfew earlier relaxed from 4 pm today 24th October 2020 in Jos South and Jos … Lalong signs 2020 revised budget into law. Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state had imposed the curfew on Thursday, 14th September, 2017 after the clash that erupted in Jos, causing panic in the state. “The curfew is hereby relaxed to commence from 6am to 12 midni­ght […] By Golok Nanmwa ,Jos . The curfew is to take effect from 8:00pm today, October 20, … He said it is unfortunate that the ENDSARS protests that have being going on in the few days in the state has degenerated into violence when hoodlums took advantage of it to unleash terror on innocent citizens. Lalong said all public and private businesses are to shutdown activities immediately while parents are strongly advised to rein in their children, youth and wards to forestall further breakdown of law and order. Lalong Declares Curfew In Plateau State As Alleged Herdsmen Kill Over 100. He said only those on essential services will be allowed to move around to their duty posts. Lalong Declares Curfew In Jos As Hausa And Igbo Clash - Politics (3) - Nairaland. “Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. “By this, security agencies are directed to enforce the curfew and ensure that all violators are arrested and prosecuted. Plateau state Governor on Tuesday directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two local government areas of Jos North and Jos South,” he ordered. 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", Lalong  further said that "This development took a new turn on Tuesday 20th October 2020 when the protests led to the destruction of properties, cars and looting of business premises along the Ahmadu Bello way as well as the burning of a place of worship along Gyero Road in Bukuru. 7. About 14 people were reportedly killed when unknown gunmen attacked the Rukuba Road axis of Jos North LGA on Thursday. “Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. “Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North local government areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. He directed security agencies to ensure that the curfew is enforced as defaulters will be arrested and prosecuted. “This development took a new turn on Tuesday 20th October 2020 when the protests led to the destruction of properties, cars and looting of business premises along the Ahmadu Bello way as well as the burning of a place of worship along Gyero Road in Bukuru. FG TO Scrap FRSC, Christian Pilgrims Commission, Hajj Commission, 4 Others May 2,2020 The Federal Government has considered scrapping s... 7th July,2018 Goodwill Message by Hon. “It is rather unfortunate that in the past few days, the #ENDSARS protests which began as peacefully have gradually degenerated to the situation where hoodlums have attacked and molested innocent citizens who are going about their normal businesses. Insecurity: OPSH Synergizes With Plateau Bloggers ... Plateau South Bye Election- Langtang North APC Sta... Plateau Left Behind As Federal Character Commissio... Akeredolu's Victory: A Reward For Hardwork: Jegede... Wase Equity Project Congratulates Wase LG Boss Dr ... Gov Lalong Congratulates Rotimi Akeredolu On Re-el... Health : COLD WATER: Sweet But Disastrous.... Pankshin 2 Years In Office;Don't Include RENOVATIO... Shendam LG Boss, Hon Dr Miskoom Alex Naantuam Unve... Members Of Irigwe Youth Movement (IYM) Elects New ... Amb (Dr) Chris Giwa Felicitate With Rev Soja Bewar... Gov Lalong Felicitate With SGS Prof Atu @61. Lubo acknowledged that while the issues raised by protesters are germaine, they should work with government to find long lasting solutions. ". Please enter your username or email address to reset your password. Ikpeazu made this known at … Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong, has directed the lifting of 24 hour curfew imposed on Jos North and South Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the State. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. In addition, three deaths have been recorded. By Kolade Adeyemi, Jos Following attacks on government warehouses in Jos, Plateau State, Governor Simon Bako Lalong has again declared a 24-hour curfew in Jos North and South local government areas. Lalong, who addressed Plateau people on the ENDSERS protests and breakdown of law and order in Jos North and Jos South Local Government Areas regretted how the peaceful protests turned into violence. San Jose Implements Citywide Curfew After Looting, Rioting By Elizabeth Campos • Published May 31, 2020 • Updated on June 1, 2020 at 7:14 am NBC Universal, Inc. I am Determined To Take Jos South To Higher Height... Northern Governor's Congratulates New Emir Of Zazz... OPSH Neutralize Armed Bandits In Barkin Ladi.. Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong, has directed the lifting of 24 hour curfew imposed on Jos North and South Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the State. ... (Saturday) 23/06/2018 , the commissioner of police Plateau State Command, Jos, CP Undie Adie, after deploying more personnel to the district sent a search and rescue team from the Command headquarters today for on the spot assessment,” it said. This was contained in a statement issued by his director of press Dr. Makut Macham, Tuesday evening. He  again call on the protesters to pursue the path of constructive engagement and dialogue since the Government has started implementing their demands stressing that Plateau State cannot afford to slide back to the days of crisis which we have substantially put behind us thanks to the collective efforts of all citizens, security agencies and relevant stakeholders. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Security agencies have been directed to ensure that the curfew is enforced as defaulters will be arrested and prosecuted. Statistics Mauritius on Thursday said that the unemployment rate in the Island-nation increased from 10.3 per cent... © 2019 The Sun Nigeria - Managed by Netsera. Lubo in a statement in Jos in Jos condemned the perpetrators of the inview of the gains the state has made in peace building and communal cohesion. Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. Having received briefing from security agencies and after a careful assessment of the situation, Government is left with no choice than to impose a curfew to stop further loss of lives and properties.”. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos South.”. "Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020, till further notice. Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has imposed a 24 hours curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas of Plateau State to stop loss of lives, burning of vehicles, places of worship and looting of business center centres by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protest in Jos. Breaking - Gov Lalong imposes 24 hours curfew in Jos North ,Jos south. ". Meanwhile, CAN Chairman, Plateau State, Rev. Curfew in Jos, IPOB members burn Aba police station, vehicles ... and Aba, its commercial nerve centre, on Friday (today). Plateau killings;Federal Government To Establish Barrack In Barkin Ladi LGA Of Plateau State To Curb Killings... Plateau State Commissioner Of Works,Hon Pam Bot-Mang Donates Library To Jos South Community.... COVID 19 - Lalong Order Closure Of Markets,Bars And Night Clubs..*Directs Civil Servants From Grade Level 12 To Work From Home*. The governor gave the directive on Tuesday in Jos, the state capital, following the breakdown of law and order in the city. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos … By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos … ". The Nation reports that suspected hoodlums masquerading as #EndSARS protesters had earlier in the day broken into the Bukuru, NITEL warehouse and carted away […] “I, therefore, hereby impose a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4 pm today, 20th October 2020. “To avoid further escalation, I hereby direct the immediate reinstatement of the 24-hour curfew earlier relaxed from 4pm today 24th October 2020 in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas till further notice. "Furthermore, all public and private businesses are to shutdown activities immediately while parents are strongly advised to rein in their children, youth and wards to forestall further breakdown of law and order. Polycap Lubo condemned in totality the eruption of violence in some parts of Jos as hoodlums hijacked ENDSERS protests. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos … Looting: Lalong reimposes 24-hour curfew in Jos. Gov. Required fields are marked *. Barely forty-eight hours after relaxing the 24-hour curfew it earlier imposed in Jos, the Plateau state capital, Governor Simon Lalong on Saturday reinstated the curfew. This was contained in a statement issued by his director of press Dr. Makut Macham, Tuesday evening. Kolade Adeyemi, Jos Following attacks on government warehouses in Jos, Plateau State, Governor Simon Bako Lalong has again declared 24 “Government has watched closely these protests which are normal in a democracy that guarantees the rights of citizens to ventilate their grievances over any matter. ", He also said that "Based on this scenario, I summoned an emergency Security Council Meeting to evaluate the situation and take decisive actions to stop further escalation. Simon Lalong of Plateau, has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Jos North and Jos … BREAKING : COVID -19 - Bank In Jos Shuts Down Operations After Employee Tested Positive... COVID-19 Plateau: Lalong Orders Total Closure Of Plateau For Fumigation.. Fr. He pleaded with the ENDSARS Protesters to step back as the Federal and Plateau state Governments have taken steps and  begun the implementation of some of their demands. Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Politics / Lalong Declares Curfew In Jos As Hausa And Igbo Clash (50723 Views) Kaduna Declares Curfew Over Communal Clash / Simon Lalong Declares For 2019 / Lalong Declares Curfew As Herdsmen Kill Two Soldiers, Two Cops THE Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew in Jos North and South local government areas following the eruption of protests which were caused by a fresh attack by hoodlums in the area. Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. Remarks By Rt Hon Fatomata Ceesay At The Induction Ceremony Of IIM. While the Government of Plateau State concedes to the constitutional rights of its citizens to undertake legitimate protests, it cannot sit and watch hoodlums take the law into their hands to cause mayhem on innocent citizens and the entire State. Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has directed the reinstatement of a 24-hour curfew in Jos North and Jos South Local Government Areas of Plateau Monday , 23 November 2020 Lagos, Nigeria 28 ℃ Gov. ", " However, it is rather unfortunate that in the past few days, the #ENDSARS protests which began as peacefully have gradually degenerated to the situation where hoodlums have attacked and molested innocent citizens who are going about their normal businesses. ” I summoned an emergency Security Council Meeting to evaluate the situation and take decisive actions to stop further escalation. The State of Plateau as a platform seeks to promote democracy on the local level by bringing the fore issues concerning the State, and facilitating citizens debate on public issues, through participation in government decision making. In his words " Government has watched closely these protests which are normal in a democracy that guarantees the rights of citizens to ventilate their grievances over any matter. “The curfew is hereby relaxed to commence from 6am to 12 midni­ght […] “To avoid further escalation, I hereby direct the immediate reinstatement of the 24-hour curfew earlier relaxed from 4:00 p.m. today 24th October 2020 in Jos South and Jos … By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos … He said that  by this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos South. Your email address will not be published. By this directive, all forms of protests are hereby banned in the two Local Governments Areas of Jos North and Jos South, " he added. Lalong  who made this known  while addressing  citizens of the state on  the END SARS protest and breakdownof law and order in Jos south and Jos North. Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has approved the relaxation of the curfew in Jos, the state capital. Only those on essential services will be allowed to move around to their duty posts. " “To avoid further escalation, I hereby direct the immediate reinstatement of the 24-hour curfew earlier relaxed from 4pm today 24th October 2020 in Jos South and Jos … ” I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. "I wish to reiterate the resolve of our administration in working assiduously to maintain the peace that the people of the State have laboured hard to build over the years. "Having received briefing from security agencies and after a careful assessment of the situation, Government is left with no choice than to impose a curfew to stop further loss of lives and properties. Your email address will not be published. In a statement on Tuesday, Governor Lalong said “I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. “To avoid further escalation, I hereby direct the immediate reinstatement of the 24-hour curfew earlier relaxed from 4pm today 24th October 2020 in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas till further notice.” He directed security agencies to enforce the curfew and ensure that all violators are arrested and prosecuted. Accordingly, I have directed the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Jos South and Jos North Local Government Areas with effect from 8:00 pm today Tuesday, October 20, 2020 till further notice. Fr. 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