Herdsmen killings: Plateau govt imposes curfew on three LGAs The Plateau State government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in Barkin Ladi, Riyom and Jos South Local government Areas (LGAs) of the state.

The curfew is coming less than 24 hours after Fulani herdsmen attacked some villages in Barkin Ladi LGA on Saturday, killing 86 persons in the state. 

The Secretary to the State Government, Mr Rufus Bature, in a statement on Sunday said, “The Plateau State government has imposed curfew in Riyom, Barkin Ladi and Jos South to avert a breakdown of law and order.

“Movement is restricted from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m., except those on essential duties.”

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