9th February, 2017
IMPOSITION OF CURFEW ON ALAVANYO ANDNKONYA TOWNSHIPS IN THE VOLTA REGION
The Minister of the Interior has on the advice of the Volta Regional Security Council and by Executive Instrument renewed the Curfew hours imposed on Alavanyo and Nkonya Townships from 11:00pm to 5:00am effective Friday 10th February, 2017.
Government continues to express its appreciation to the Chiefs, Elders, Opinion Leaders, Youth and people of the area for their efforts in ensuring peace in the area and urges them to use the established mechanisms for the resolution of all their conflicts and disputes.
Meanwhile, Government will like to reiterate that, there is a ban on all persons in the two towns and their environs from carrying arms, ammunition or any offensive weapons, and any person found with any arms or ammunition will be arrested and prosecuted.
HON. AMBROSE DERY (MP)
MINISTER FOR THE INTERIOR