Three individuals have been killed as violence erupts between youths of Gudum Sayawa and Gudum Hausawa communities in Bauchi metropolis.
Following the event, the state authorities on Saturday imposed a nightfall to daybreak curfew within the affected space to stop the disaster from escalating.
It was learnt that downside began on Thursday Could 9, 2019, at about 09:00 am when some youth in Gudum space of Bauchi Native Authorities had a misunderstanding amongst themselves.
A press release signed by the Secretary to the State Authorities, Alhaji Mohammmad Umar Nadada, acknowledged: “This subsequently escalated into clashes between the youths which resulted into bodily skirmishes. Nevertheless, the fast intervention of the safety companies introduced peace to the realm.
“Sadly at the moment, throughout Friday prayers there was a reprisal and a counter-reprisal which led to the dying of three individuals.
“Accordingly, with a view to forestall additional escalation of the state of affairs, the federal government has determined to impose a nightfall to daybreak curfew with fast impact from 6:00 pm to six:00 am till additional discover.”
In line with the assertion, the affected communities are Gudum Fulani, Gudum Hausawa, Gudum Sayawa, and Bigi
“Folks of the affected communities are subsequently suggested to strictly observe the restriction. Any individual or group of individuals discovered to be violating this will likely be decisively handled,” the assertion concluded.