Posted on Fri 30 Oct 2020, 06:44 PM

The Lagos State Government has announced a further relaxation of the curfew imposed on the state.

The curfew was imposed in the wake of the violence that trailed the #EndSARS protests in the state.

The curfew which was formerly between 8pm to 6am will now take effect from 10pm till 6am.

The new time was announced in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso.

The statement read, “The Lagos State Government has announced a further relaxation of the curfew imposed after the breakdown of law and order, following the hijack of the peaceful #EndSARS protests.

“The curfew will now be from 10pm till 6am.

“Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu praises Lagosians for observing the curfew, which is expected to restore normalcy in our communities.

“He urges all Lagosians to go about their businesses in peace, even as they shun ‘actions that can threaten our unity’.

“The Governor advises purveyors of fake news to stop causing disaffection among Lagosians, who are well known for being peace-loving and friendly.”

 

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