Anambra State Government has announced the closure of the Niger Bridge in Onitsha by 7pm until further notice.
A statement from the Secretary to Anambra State Government, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu, said the closure followed the operational curfew hours in place in Delta State which runs from 7pm to 6am.
The statement partly read, “Anambra State Government wishes to inform the public that effective today, Friday 5th June 2020, COVID-19 enforcement and security teams will be restricting traffic onto the Niger Bridge by 7pm until further notice.
“This is as a result of operational curfew hours in place in Delta State which runs from 7pm to 6am.
“Curfew in other parts of Anambra state is still from 10pm to 4am.
“All concerned are to take note please.”