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Delta Police Denies Declaring Curfew In Okpanam Community

ByHybrid News

Jul 26, 2022

“Police Arrest Two Suspects In Connection To The Attack On Police Patrol Team”

The attention of Delta State Police Command has been drawn to the rumour making round that a “6-6 curfew has been decleared in Okpanam with effect from 26/7/22 to enable security agencies carry out their job”.

This was contained in a press statement signed by the Spokesperson of the Command DSP Edafe Bright to Hybrid News.

According to Edafe: “This is not only laughable but completely ridiculous and a lie put up by some mischievous persons to cause confusion among residents of the community.

“The Command wishes to emphatically state that there is no curfew declared in Okpanam community and as a matter of fact, Okpanam community is calm and two suspects have been arrested in connection with the incident that led to the death of three Policemen in the early hours of Sunday 24/7/2022 and the Command is closing up on the other members of the gang.

In Edafe”s word: “The Commissioner of Police Delta State, CP Ari Muhammed Ali, FCIA, PSC+ is assuring members of the public, particularly residents of Okpanam community that they should go about their lawful business(es) without fear as the Command is not only able and willing, but also committed to the protection life and property in the State.

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