Edo Government has reviewed the 24-hour curfew earlier imposed in the state on Monday, to check hijack of the #ENDSARS protests by hoodlums.
A statement by Mr Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser on Media and Communications Strategy to Gov. Godwin Obaseki announced this in a statement on Thursday in Benin.
According to the statement, the curfew is now to commence from 4 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily, starting from Friday, Oct. 23, and would be reviewed after 72 hours.
Osagie urged citizens to adhere strictly to the new directive.
He reassured that the Gov. Obaseki-led administration remained committed to the security of lives and property.
He further enjoined Edo people go about their normal businesses and return home before the commencement of the curfew.