4 bridegrooms arrested for violating movement ban order in Zaria



The Zaria Zonal Command of Kaduna state Vigilante Service (KadVS) Saturday arrested four bridegrooms violating the ban large gathering imposed by the state government.

Malam Bala Galadima, Zaria Zonal of KadVS, told the News of Nigeria (NAN) that KadVS made the arrest within Zaria metropolis.

He added that the arrests was made at Lowcost, Mangwaron Babayo, Magajiya and Bakin Kasuwa settlements.

“Four bridegrooms with few of their friends, who were arrested, are in our custody; they will soon be prosecuted,” he said.

The Zonal said that the service had earlier reacted to intelligence to facilitate the arrests of a bride, her groom and guests at a marriage ceremony in the city Wednesday.

According to him, the arrests were effected at Tudun Wada, Layin Yan Izala and Nagoyi .

The News of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that theKaduna state government had shut down and campuses as a precaution against the spread of coronavirus.

The government also banned public gatherings involving more than 50 .

NAN also recalls that the state government on Thursday announced a lockdown of the state as additional measures to contain the novel Coronavirus ravaging the world. (NAN)

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