Boxing Day: No Beer For Kano Residents
Some bottles of beer meant for some residents of Kano State will not get to them, except a group of people change their mind about the drinks.
In the northern Nigeria state, Hisbah Board on Monday seized and destroyed more than 30 trailer loads of beer.
The board’s spokesman, Mr Adamu Yahaya, announced the decision in a statement in Kano on Tuesday.
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.
“Furthermore, an order was given by a magistrates’ court for us to go ahead with the exercise,” Mr Yahaya said.
Yahaya 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.
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