Fresh crisis: Residents scamper for safety as Taraba gov declares curfew in Jalingo

In view of fresh crisis in some communities in Kona and ATC areas near Jalingo on Monday June 17,  2019, the Taraba State government has decided to impose a curfew on Jalingo and all the affected communities with immediate effect.

Ishaku in a press statement signed by his senior special adviser on media and publicity, Mr. Bala Dan Abu, and a copy made available to blueprint in Jalingo said the curfew is from 4pm to 6am daily. 

The statement said the curfew would remain in force until further notice.

The statement stated that security agencies in the state have been directed to enforce the curfew strictly to ensure strict compliance and quick return of peace to the affected communities.

Until Monday evening, residents were seen scampering for safety at their various communities.

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