Curfew imposed in Nigerian State after clashes
| Updated Sep 13, 2017 at 3:10pm
A dusk-to-dawn curfew has been imposed on Nigeria's south-eastern Abia State following clashes between the military and activists campaigning for the creation of an independent state of Biafra.
State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, who announced the curfew following a meeting with top security officials, said the curfew would remain in force until Thursday.
Nigeria's military has launched "Operation Python Dance" in a bid to end the campaign for secession by the Indigenous People of Biafra.
SOURCE: BBC NEWS