The Zamfara State government has declared a dusk-to-dawn curfew in Jangebe town in Talata Mafara Local Government Area of the state, Commissioner for Information announced this in a statement on Thursday.
According to him, the action is in reaction to the unfortunate civil disobedience that took place in the town following the return of the released abducted school children.
The commissioner said the curfew, which came into effect on Wednesday, was imposed to prevent any further breach of peace.
“Similarly, there is strong discovered evidence of market activities in the town that aid and abet bandits’ activities in the town and neighbouring communities.
“Consequently, all market activities in the town are hereby suspended until further notice,” he said in the statement.