Tuesday, 7 July 2015

Kaduna state Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai bans beggars and street hawkers after bomb blast

Following the suicide attack at Sabon-gari area in Kaduna state this morning, the state governor, Nasir El Rufai put a stop to  street hawking and beggars in the state. The Restriction statement was  released by his media aide Samuel Aruwan. Read  below....

The Kaduna State Government has commended the people of the state for promptly embracing the crucial necessity of watchful vigilance and attention to security. The government has also announced further measures to enhance public security in the state. All beggars and hawkers are to stay off the streets until further notice.
Any beggar or hawker found on the streets will be arrested, until these measures are relaxed. In addition, government reiterates that the ban on motorcycle taxis (achaba) remains in force, and the law will be strictly enforced in this regard. The government hereby urges all citizens to report all suspicious persons and movements to the security agencies, and to afford these agencies their maximum cooperation. These measures take immediate effect. Signed Samuel Aruwan Special Assistant, Media and Publicity

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