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Plateau State Governor Caleb Muthofang has expressed a week of mourning following the recent attacks in North Central State.

More than 150 people have been killed and many others injured in separate attacks in the state over the past two weeks.

In a New Year's broadcast, Mutfan declared a week of mourning and told residents that the national flag would be flown at half-mast during that time.

“As a mark of honor to remember the deceased, I would like to declare a week-long mourning period from January 1 to January 8, 2024. Flags will be flown at half-staff during this mourning period,” Mutfan said. .

“I urge all our people to concentrate on this day in prayer and seek the intervention of Almighty God to protect our territory from the evil ones who are revolting against us.

“As a mark of honor to remember the deceased, I would like to declare a one-week mourning period from January 1st to January 8th, 2024.

“During this period of mourning, the national flag will be flown at half-mast. We encourage our citizens to use this day in fervent prayer.”

He also called on religious leaders to offer special prayers for peace in the troubled nation.

“We urge Muslim clerics to dedicate Friday, January 5, 2024, and Christian clergy to dedicate Sunday, January 7, 2024, to special prayers to restore lasting peace to the plateau. I would like to implore you to make it a day,” the governor added.

“Monday, January 8, 2024, will be the official day of mourning.”

Recent attacks in the northern part of Japan have been met with a flood of condemnation and calls for an investigation into the attacks.

Source: guardian.ng

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