The Kaduna State government has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Kajuru local government area of the state.
The curfew followed rumours that a fresh crisis was imminent in Kasuwan Magani community, one of the crisis-prone areas in the Local Government.
A short statement issued by the spokesman for the Kaduna state government, Samuel Aruwan quotes the state Deputy Governor, Bala Bantex as directing vigorous enforcement of the curfew and also urging citizens to comply and support peace efforts in the community.
Kajuru local government area has been in the news in the last two years for the wrong reasons.
Frequent conflicts have claimed several lives and property worth millions of Naira.