State Government Debunk Rumours Of Curfew In Calabar, As Police Arrest 33 Over Gang War

In Breaking News, National News, Politics, Reports

By CrossRiverWatch admin

Jude Ngaji, Cross River State Security Adviser
Jude Ngaji, Cross River State Security Adviser

Following speculations on social media that the State Government has declared curfew in Calabar South following the increasing rate of gang war, the Cross River State Government and the Police have rebuffed the rumors.

Speaking to our reporter, Jude Ngaji, Cross River State Security Adviser said the Government never declared any state of emergency or curfew in any part of Calabar.

He said, “Government did not declare any curfew, Government cannot hold anybody hostage, Government has made some arrest and will also deploy more security personnel on the streets”.

He further revealed that over 33 persons have been arrested in connection with the ongoing gang war in Calabar South which has encroached into other parts of the State. His words: “We have over 33 of them with arms and we will parade them”.

Also, the Cross River Police Public Relations Officer ASP John Eluu told CrossRiverWatch that, “We did not declare any state of emergency, only the state government can”.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

#EndPoliceBrutality: Cross River Panel Fails To Sit After 43 Day Adjournment

By Patrick Obia and Rachel Idim As the life of the Cross River State Judicial Panel of Inquiry into

Read More...

Cross River Recruiting Teachers, Sachet Water Manufacturers For Equatorial Guinea – John Gaul

By Maxwell Effiong Former State lawmaker and Cross River’s Special Envoy to the Gulf of Guinea, John Gaul Lebo

Read More...

Cross River To Get 270 Days Of Rain In 2021 – NiMET

By Patrick Obia The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted normal to above normal rainfall season in 2021 across

Read More...

One commentOn State Government Debunk Rumours Of Curfew In Calabar, As Police Arrest 33 Over Gang War

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now