Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan waves to supporters during a rally in Maiduguri on January 24, 2015. Boko Haram fighters have killed 15 villagers near Maiduguri, the epicen ~ TUNJI OMIRIN
Lagos - The Kaduna state Police Command has said movement will be restricted from 6pm on Friday till after the election.
This, according to the state Police commissioner Umar Usman-Shehu, is to prevent security breakdown in the volatile state.
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The Inspector General of Police Suleiman Abba had announced the restriction of movement from 8am to 5pm on Saturday.
Kaduna has a history of violence during election period.
Recently, there were reports of attacks on the Governor’s campaign train in Birnin-Gwari, Kubau, Igabi and Lere Local Government Areas of the state.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.