Interior Ministry renews curfew on Alavanyo and Nkonya townships

Accra, The Minister of the Interior, Mr Ambrose Dery, has on the advice of the Volta Regional Security Council and by Executive Instrument, renewed the curfew hours imposed on the Alavanyo and Nkonya townships from 8.00 pm to 5.30 am.

The curfew takes effect from Sunday, May 21, 2017.

A release signed by the Minister and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the Government continued to express its appreciation to the chiefs, elders and youth of the area for their efforts towards peace.

It also urged them to find peaceful ways of settling conflicts in the area.

Government reiterates the ban on persons of the two towns form carrying weapons adding that those who breached the order would be arrested and prosecuted, the release said.

Source: Ghana News Agency