From: Umar Faruk MohammedG, usau
The Zamfara State government has announced the total closure of all primary and Secondary schools across the State.
Also,the State Governor has ordered for the curfew in all the 14 local government areas.
“In Gusau the lockdown would start from 8pm to 6am,while the remaining 13 local government areas would be from 6pm to 6am”.
Addressing newsmen on Wednesday at the police headquarters in Gusau,the State commissioner of police CP Ayuba Elkana said he was directed to announce the closure of all Secondary schools by the Governor.
“Following a security threat, the Governor has directed the closure of all primary and Secondary schools with a view to ensure safety of citizens in the State “.
He stressed that all security personnel are to ensure the total compliance with the order.
The commissioner called on the general public to remain calm and law abiding citizens and support the security in their bid to protect people and their properties in the State. ENDs