#ENDSARS Protest: Lagos, Osun Governments Ease 24-hour Curfew



The Lagos State Government has announced the suspension of the 24 hours  curfew imposed on the state following the destruction of public properties, and killings occasioned by hoodlums who allegedly hijacked the peaceful EndSARS protests by the youths.

The State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu who announced the suspension and ease  of the curfew in Lagos said instead of the 24 hour curfew, the restriction of movement is now limited to the hours of 8:AM to 6:PM. This, the Governor said would allow the residents to stock food and other items.

He enjoined the people especially the youths to maintain peace and assure them that their demands would be attended to by government.

Similarly, the Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, has suspended the curfew imposed on the state over the #EndSARS protest that turned violent in the state.

Secretary to the State Government, Prince Wole Oyebamiji announced this on Friday in a press statement.

The statement titled, ‘Governor Oyetola suspends 24-hour curfew’, read in part, “The Government of the State of Osun notes the high level of compliance with the 24-hour curfew earlier declared to forestall breakdown of law and order.

“We commend the residents and citizens of Osun for their show of understanding and cooperation in the last 48 hours of the curfew.

“We equally commend our youths for displaying a high sense of maturity in carrying out their protest.


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