The Minister for the Interior has renewed curfew hours imposed on Bawku Municipality and its environs in the Upper East Region.
The curfew starts from 8:00 pm to 5:00 am effective Wednesday, June 8, 2022.
This was contained in a pressed release signed by Ambrose Dery, Minister Interior.
“The Minister for the Interior has by Executive Instrument renewed the curfew hours imposed on Bawku Municipality and its environs in the Upper East Region from 8:00 pm to 5:00 am effective Wednesday, June 8, 2022”.
“Government calls on Chiefs, Elders, Opinion Leaders, Youth and people of the area to exercise restraint in the face of the challenges confronting them as well as to use non-violent means to channel their energies into ensuring peace”.
“Meanwhile, there is a total ban on all persons in the afore-mentioned communities and their environs from carrying arms, ammunition or any offensive weapon and any persons found with any arms or ammunition will be arrested and prosecuted” the statement added.