By; DEKERA NICHOLAS, Kaduna
Gov Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Tuesday ordered the extension of the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Jalingo, Taraba State capital, on Monday to 24 hours.
This was contained in a statement by Mr Bala Dan Abu, the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media and Publicity in Jalingo
The governor directed all security agencies in the state to ensure strict enforcement of the curfew.
According the the statement, the curfew remained in force until further notice.
Wild jubilation greeted the declaration of Gov Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party as winner of the governorship election but the celebration quickly turned violent with throwing of stones and destruction of property.