1,975,000 bottles of beer worth over N200 million confiscated within Kano by Kano State Hisbah Board.
This exercise was carried out because consumption of beer in all parts of Kano state based on the believe that consumption of alcohol and all other intoxicants that can distort the mental capability of a person is forbidden in Islam.
In a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor, Hassan Musa Fagge quoted Ganduje saying that the Hisbah Board was established with the aim of preventing evil social acts in the society.
He explained that as part of his administration’s effort of enhancing the welfare of the Hisbah, before this year 2020 runs out, there would be a salary increase and new uniform for the security unit.
“My administration is proud of the way you discharge your duties..therefore I wish to urge all stakeholders to continue give you all the support you need to succeed,” the Governor said.