Gov Yahaya Bello Bans Brothels, Use of Face Mask in Kogi, See Why
The governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has ordered the speedy shutdown of all brothels harboring criminals.
Governor Bello additionally prohibited the use of face masks in public for identification functions.
Gov Yahaya Bello introduced the choice on Tuesday in the Glass House, Luguard House in Lokoja, Kogi State, throughout a significant strategic safety assembly with the First Class conventional rulers, the Commissioner of Police, Kogi State Command, and the 21 Local Government Chairmen.
The Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs and the State Security Adviser additionally attended the assembly.
The Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) has claimed accountability for varied terrorist acts in Kogi State for the reason that starting of the 12 months.
In latest months, there was a excessive stage of insecurity in Kogi, the place bandits and kidnappers have been working. However, the state shouldn’t be identified for ISWAP assaults, because the sect operates primarily in the North East.
Jihad Analytics, a marketing consultant that processes information on international and cyber jihad, not too long ago reported that Nigeria has the biggest quantity of Islamic State strikes (IS).
According to the analysis, half of the assaults claimed by IS for the reason that begin of 2022 occurred in Africa, whereas ISWAP, an IS affiliate, is presently extra lively in Nigeria.
According to information from Jihad Analytics, Nigeria has registered 162 IS actions since January 2022, whereas Iraq has had 120.
“For the first time in the history of the terrorist organisation, Iraq is no longer the country in which #IS claims the biggest number of operations: #ISWAP is now more active in Nigeria,” the report said.
Abubakar Shekau, the late head of Boko Haram, declared allegiance to IS in 2015; IS fighters executed him six years later.
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