This is following incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of #EndSars protesters.
BREAKING: Thugs deployed against #EndSARS protesters break into Benin Prison, free inmates.
Governor Obaseki quickly seized the turmoil on Monday to declare a dusk-to-dawn curfew across the city. pic.twitter.com/lLkxtfExL9
— Peoples Gazette (@GazetteNGR) October 19, 2020
The curfew is to take effect from 4pm, today, October 19, 2020.