Ethnic Clash: Osun Declares Curfew In Ife

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The Osun State Government Has Declared A Two Day Curfew In Ile-Ife Over Alleged Clashes Between Hausa And Yoruba Communities In The State.

In A Statement Signed By The Director Of Communications And Strategy, Semiu Okanlawon, The Curfew, Which Will Be Between 6pm To 7am, Takes Effect Immediately And Will Be In Force Till Friday.

The Government Said The Curfew Was Necessitated By The Breach Of The Peace In The Area Which Has Led To Avoidable Destruction Of Lives And Properties.

Five Persons Have Been Reported Killed And Many Others Injured In The Clash.

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