#EndSARS: Lagos declares 24 hour curfew starting from today

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The Lagos State Government has announced the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in the state,which will commence from 4 pm Tuesday, October 20, 2020.

This is as a result to the raging #ENDSARS protests and demonstrations in the state which has been hijacked by hoodlums with attacks on innocent citizens and destruction of properties.

The State Governor made the announcement in a tweet thread on his official Twitter handle today.  “As a government who is alive to its responsibility and has shown a commitment to the #EndSars movement, we will not watch and allow anarchy in our state.

“I, therefore, declare a 24-hour curfew in the state starting from 4 pm today, nobody except emergency responders and essential service providers should be found on the streets.’’