In view of noticeable security improvements within the state and neighboring states, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has directed the relaxation of existing curfew times.
In a release endorsed by the Honourable Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi kalu says the curfew time is as follows:
1. Curfew in Aba and Umuahia municipalities now takes effect from 10pm to 6am daily
2. Curfew in Ohafia, Bende, Umunneochi and Arochukwu LGAs now takes effect from 8pm to 6am daily
Government wishes to advise citizens and residents to remain vigilant, report suspicious movements to security agents and ensure full compliance with the new curfew regimes which take effect from Friday, 18th June, 2021, subject to further reviews.