Booze Galore As Kano Hisbah Board Destroys 30 Trailers Loaded With Beer
The Kano State Hisbah Board has disclosed that it has seized and destroyed more than 30 trailer loads of beer in its attempt to discourage citizens from drinking alcohol during this festive period.
This disclosure was made by the board’s Public Relations Officer, Adamu Yahaya, in a statement in Kano on Tuesday, December 25, 2018.
Yahaya said that the cartons of beer were destroyed on Monday evening after interception at Kalebawa on Danbata Road in Dawakin Tofa area.
“The Kano State Law No. 4 of 2004 has banned the manufacture and use of intoxicants in the state,” he said.
“Furthermore, an order was given by a magistrates’ court for us to go ahead with the exercise,” the public relations officer said.
The board’s Public Relations Officer also warned those selling beer to stay within their limits.
He appealed to members of the public to be of good conduct and be one another’s keeper.