The Abia State Governor OKEZIE IKPEAZU has declared a three-day curfew in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State.
The curfew, the government said, would last from 6pm to 6am.
IKPEAZU, who spoke with newsmen at the Government House, Umuahia, noted that the state had noticed the skirmishes between some groups in the state, especially IPOB members and men of the Nigerian Army.
He urged residents of the state to remain law-abiding and go about their lawful business without fear of molestation.
Governor IKPEAZU however warned the people against confrontation with military personnel or other security agents, saying the military operation was meant to check criminal activities in the state.