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Sharia Police Destroys 238 Cartons Of Beer In Jigawa

Posted: Nov 5, 2016 at 4:41 am   /   by   /   comments (0)


The Sharia police, popularly known as Hisbah Friday destroyed 238 assorted brands of beer confiscated around Kazaure local government area of Jigawa state.

Malam Sa’idu Aliyu, commandant of the agency made the disclosure, while speaking with journalists at Dutse, the state capital.

Aliyu explained that consumption of beer was prohibited in all parts of the state and reinstated the resolve of the agency to fight against immoral acts, including consumption of alcohol across the state.

According to him, residents of Dutse in particular and the entire Jigawa state in general should desist from engaging in vices and other immoral acts capable of destroying the society.

Metro recalls that Sharia police officials recently confiscated 111 cartons of assorted beer in Birnin Kudu local government area of the state suspected to be smuggled from the neighbouring Bauchi State.