Monday, 29th May 2023


29 Dec
The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has destroyed 25 trucks of beer and apprehended 2,260 suspected criminals in its operations from January to December. Dr Harun Sani-Ibn, the Commander General of the Board, stated this when he briefed newsmen at the board’s headquarters on Thursday in Kano. He said that the trucks contained thousands…
19 Dec
Kano state Hisbah Board on Monday apprehended 19 homosexuals at a popular event center for allegedly engaging in same-sex marriage.
24 Oct 2022
Hisbah (Islamic moral police) in Kano State say they have impounded three vehicles laden with 5,800 bottles of beer.
14 Mar 2022
Hisbah corps in Kebbi State have seized no fewer than 255 cartons of alcohol of different brands.
17 Feb 2022
The Kano State Hisbah Board has denied arresting 78 youngsters for allegedly engaging in same-sex marriages at the White House Restaurant in Nasarawa GRA, Kano.
10 Feb 2022
Religious police in northern Nigeria's city of Kano have destroyed nearly four milllion bottles of beer, on grounds that sale and consumption of alcohol is prohibited in the predominantly Muslim region.
19 Jan 2022
Jigawa State Hisbah Commission has intervened and settled 4,231 family cases, among other disputes in 2021.
15 May 2021
The Jigawa State Hisbah Command said it had confiscated 308 bottles of assorted alcoholic drinks in Gumel Local Government Area of the state.
14 Apr 2021
The Commissioner in Charge of Hisbah (Islamic police), Bauchi State Sharia Commission, Aminu Isah, has explained that the security outfit decided to send non-indigenous sex workers...
20 Jan 2021
The Commandant, Kano State Hisbah Board, Dr Haruna Ibn-Sina, said 19 women had been arrested over alleged involvement in immoral acts in Kano metropolis.
27 Nov 2020
Kano State Hisbah Board has ordered a radio station in the state, 96.9 Cool FM, to stop using the term ‘Black Friday’. “Accordingly, we wish to express our concern on the tagging of Friday as ‘Black Friday’ and further inform you that the majority of the inhabitants of Kano State are Muslims that consider Friday…
21 Sep 2020
The Sokoto State Hisbah Commission on Monday, confirmed the arrest of three people alleged to have circulated a video on social media while sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl.


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