Kogi Governor Extends 24-hour Curfew In Central Senatorial District Indefinitely
In sustaining the ongoing onslaught on criminals in the Central Senatorial district of Kogi State by the ‘Operation Lion Roars’, the State Governor, Yahaya Bello has extended the curfew imposed on the area till further notice to consolidate on the security gains recorded so far.
In a statement signed by the Director General Media and Publicity to the governor, Kingsley Fanwo, Governor Bello thanked Security agencies for their efforts at ridding Kogi Central of criminals and criminalities.
He also thanked the citizens for cooperating with his administration to ensure a safer and better Kogi State.
Bello assured the people of the District that their sacrifices will be rewarded with better security in the area to enable them pursue their goals.
It would be recalled that the Governor had imposed a 24 hour curfew on the District in the wake of soft target assassinations that are believed to be religious-motivated.
Security sources told our reporters that the “Operation Lion Roars” is recording unprecedented feat in apprehending criminals in the area.