Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has approved the restriction of movements in Aba North and Aba South Local Government Areas (LGAs) from 8:00 pm (2000hrs) Friday, March 26, 2021, to 6:00 am (0600hrs) Sunday, March 28, 2021.
Only voters, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials on election duty, workers on essential duties with proper identification documents, and security operatives are exempted from the restrictions within the stated period.
Meanwhile, the usual monthly environmental sanitation exercise will go ahead in the other 15 LGAs on Saturday, March 27. Concerned Local Government Chairmen are expected to lock down their respective LGAs within the period of the clean-up exercise.
Chief John Okiyi Kalu
Honorable Commissioner for Information, Abia State
March 26, 2021