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Sanwo-Olu Declares 24-Hours Curfew In Lagos

Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared a 24-hour curfew in the state.

The Governor announced this on Tuesday, October 20th, 2020 via his Twitter page.

He wrote; “Dear Lagosians, I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society.”

“Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under the umbrella of these protests to unleash mayhem on our state.”

“As a government that is alive to its responsibility and has shown a commitment to the movement #ENDSARS, we will not watch and allow anarchy in our dear state.”

“I, therefore, hereby impose a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4pm today, 20th October, 2020.”

“Nobody, except essential service providers and first responders must be found on the streets.”

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