Abia State governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has extended the three days curfew
imposed on Aba to Friday, 15th September 2017.
Following security concerns and potential for breakdown of law and order,
Ikpeazu had declared a three day 6pm to 6am curfew at Aba from Tuesday
12/09/2017 to Thursday 14/09/2017.
In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos,
Ikpeazu urged residents and visitors to fully co-operate with security
agents to ensure continued maintenance of law and order within Aba and
The governor condemned soldiers for compelling residents to raise their
hands while passing through security checkpoints and warned that inhumane
and barbaric treatment of people should be stopped.