A Sharia court sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna Stateon Wednesday ordered a 23-year-old woman, Shamsiyya Usman, to pay N39,000 compensation for stealing three wrappers.
The police charged Usman with theft.
Nasir then ordered Usman’s father, to pay the compensation in accordance to Section 96.
Nasir also ordered Usman to pay N5,000 fine in accordance to Section 143 of the Sharia Penal Code 2002 Kaduna.
Earlier, the prosecution Counsel, Insp Aliyu Ibrahim, said that Jafar Abubakar, a representative of Mudassir and Brothers Limited, on June 24 reported the matter at the Sabon Gari Police Station.
Ibrahim said that on June 24, the defendant stole three wrappers worth N25,000 from No 1, Gombe road by Ahmadu Bello Way Kaduna.
The prosecution said that the defendant hid the wrappers inside her long hijab.
He said that wrapper was recovered from the defendant’s house. (NAN)