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Looting Of Pallaitives: Fintiri Imposes Dusk To Dawn Curfew On Yola

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Adamawa State Governor, Umaru Fintiri

By; TINA PHINEAS, Yola

Following the looting of ware houses across Adamawa State, Governor Ahmadu Umar Fintiri has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew throughout the state capital to curtail further looting and breakdown of law and order.

 Fintiri who made the announcement in a state wide broadcast maintained that his actions is to safe guard lives and properties of residents.

” I have declared and imposed an indefinite dawn to dusk curfew throughout the State beginning from 3 o’clock Sunday the 25th of October 2020.

” Movement by all manner of vehicles except as authorized, is hereby prohibited as the curfew comes into effect.

” As a responsible Government, we shall do everything within our powers to protect the lives of every citizen and will not brook any lawlessness within our boundaries,” the governor said.

The governor said that the decision became imperative following the activities of “some misguided elements” who have broken into warehouses owned by the State Government and carted away COVID-19 palliatives.

” While this Government respects the rights of the citizens to seek redress, it is not blind to the fact that there is a civilized and responsible way of channeling genuine grievances.

” As a responsible Government, we shall do everything within our powers to protect the lives of every citizen and will not brook any lawlessness within our boundaries.

Fintiri therefore charge every citizen to remain calm as government navigate the current situation.

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