Nigerian Army has announced a restriction of vehicular movements “will be observed during the Eid Kabir celebrations throughout the state”.
A statement by Colonel Tukur Ismail Gusau, deputy director ,Army Public Relations said Tuesday that “All movements using vehicles, bicycles and animals like horses, camels and donkeys in Maiduguri will be restricted as from Wednesday 5:00pm (1700hrs) 23 September 2015.”
Similarly, all vehicular movements into and out of Maiduguri town will also be restricted within the period till further notice, he said
According to Gusau, “The decision was in line with the new resolve of the Nigerian Armed Forces and other security agencies in Operation Lafiya Dole to ensure that the people of Borno state enjoy a hitch free sallah celebrations.
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