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BREAKING: Oyo lifts curfew, okays crossover services




The Oyo State Government has lifted the 12 am to 4 am curfew earlier imposed on states by the Federal Government.
A statement from Governor Seyi Makinde ’ s Chief Press Secretary to the governor , Mr Taiwo Adisa, also noted that the state government had permitted cross – over services in the state .
The statement read , “ Following a review of the pronouncement of the Technical Team of the Task Force on COVID – 19 in Oyo State on 29 th December 2020 , His Excellency , the Executive Governor , Engr . Seyi Makinde , FNSE , has magnanimously directed that the 12 midnight to 4 a . m . curfew be lifted.
“ The governor has also warned citizens and residents of Oyo State to ensure strict compliance with the guidelines , protocols and advisories as laid down by the OYO State COVID – 19 Task Force aimed at limiting the transmission of the disease in our communities .
“ Secondly , he has directed that enforcement of these guidelines and protocols in accordance with the law will be applied as appropriate , enjoining individuals and organizations to comply and by so doing ensure that we all spread the joy of this season and not the virus .sey