Officials of the Jigawa
State Shari’a Enforcement Command (Hisbah) have arrested thirty-four suspected
commercial sex workers and also confiscated 147 bottles of beer in Kazaure
Local Government Area of the state.
The Hisbah Commander in the State, Malam Ibrahim Dahiru, in an interview on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in Dutse disclosed that the suspects were apprehended in a raid by Sharia enforcement agents at Gada area of Kazaure.
He added that at about 5:00 AM, the officials carried out a raid at the popular Gada joint in Kazaure LGA. During the raid, 34 suspected commercial sex workers and three men were arrested for alleged immoral acts.
The commander admonished the people to desist from engaging in immoral acts, adding that the continue command did not relent in its campaign against vices and alcoholism.
He concluded by stating
that consumption of beer is prohibited in the state.