Kwara Gov Relaxes Curfew in Ilorin metropolis
Kwara Gov Relaxes 24 hours curfew in Ilorin metropolis.
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has relaxed the 24 hours curfew imposed on residents of Ilorin Metropolis.
The decision was taken during a security council meeting with heads of the security agencies in the state on Sunday.
Having reviewed the security situation in the state capital, the security council resolved to relax the curfew from 24 hours to between 6 p.m. and 8 a.m. daily until further notice.
This means members of the public can move around between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily within the metropolis.
Speaking on the relaxation of the 24 hours curfew, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, in a statement made available to the Press on Sunday evening said: “The government will continue to review the situation and take decisions that are in the best interest of the state.”
This is coming as semblance of peace returns to Ilorin metropolis after the wanton destruction and looting of private and public properties by hoodlums.