The Bayelsa State Authorities has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the state as a part of measures to stop the unfold of the surging trait of the brand new variants of COVID-19.
The curfew would final between the hours of 8pm and 6am each day.
This was introduced in an announcement on Friday signed by the Commissioner for Info, Orientation, and Technique, Mr Ayibaina Duba.
Duba stated the curfew would take impact from Sunday, Could 16, and would final till additional discover.
He added, “In view of this improvement, actions inside in addition to out and in of the state by the foremost factors, together with Bayelsa/Delta States’ boundary at Adagbabiri, Gloryland Drive at Igbogene and Bayelsa/Rivers States’ boundary at Mbiama are prohibited throughout the hours of the curfew.”
The commissioner stated the varied safety companies had been mobilised to implement the curfew.
The assertion suggested members of the general public to be aware of the curfew and cling to it.