Following the renewed violence and unabated killings in some parts of Taraba,Governor Agbu Kefas has has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Karim-Lamido Local Government Council.
Kefas Chief Press Secretary, Yusuf Sanda announced a dawn-to-dusk curfew, on Sunday evening via a statement signed and released by him.
Several people were confirmed killed and goods worth millions of naira were destroyed in Wurkun and Karinjo communities between yesterday and today.
The curfew, according to the statement, followed renewed communal conflicts in some parts of the local government council.
Security agencies, as further stated in the statement, have been mandated to ensure strict compliance.
“Any person or group of persons found violating the order shall be dealt with in accordance with the law, ” the governor warned.
He also directed all the ward heads, village heads, traditional rulers, and stakeholders in the council, to ensure strict compliance of the directive in their various domains.