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Insecurity: Gov Mutfwang lifts curfew in Plateau Council
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Mon, 10 Jun 2024   ||   Nigeria,

The Plateau State Governor, Caleb Mutfwang has lifted the curfew imposed on Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State due to the increasing attacks on communities by gunmen.

The governor, in a statement by his Director of Press and Public Affairs, Gyang Bere, said the decision was after a careful consultation with the State Security Council, following the restoration of normalcy in the area.

He added that the gesture would pave way for residents to engage in agricultural and economic activities.

He encouraged community leaders across the divides of faith and ethnicity, to continue with strategic dialogue aimed at nurturing trust, fostering tolerance, and promoting better understanding among the people.

While urging the residents of Mangu Local Government Area to embrace peace, unity and remain their brother’s keepers, Governor Mutfwang said his administration would continue to be fair and just to all.

He expressed gratitude for the cooperation and support received so far and urged the community to maintain their collaboration with the security agencies to ensure the complete restoration of peace and order in the Local Government Area.

Mutfwang also expressed gratitude to all the security agencies for their sacrifices and tireless efforts towards addressing the issues and urged them to continue monitoring and maintaining law and order across the 17 Local Government Areas.


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