In the state’s Chikun Local Government Area, the Sabon Garin Nasarawa-Tirkaniya area is under a 24-hour curfew imposed by the Kaduna State Government.
In a statement on Monday, April 3, 2023, the state’s commissioner of internal security and home affairs, Samuel Aruwan, stated the decision was made in response to the murders of two people in the neighborhood.
The Sabon Garin Nassarawa-Tirkaniya region of the Chikun LGA will now be subject to a 24-hour curfew, the Kaduna State Government has announced. This decision was made as a result of a breakdown in law and order that resulted in the murder of two bystanders in an act of urban gang violence, according to the statement.
In order to restore order while investigations are ongoing, security authorities have been instructed to impose the break in the mentioned locality. So, the curfew in this area, which is effective right away, is pressed upon the populace. Further updates will be distributed in accordance.