Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has warned political thugs against wielding dangerous weapons during events and gatherings across the state.
Ganduje gave the warning in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar, on Saturday in Kano.
He said that the decision followed display of dangerous weapons including sticks, swords, knives and cutlasses by thugs during an event in Kano.
“During the flag-off ceremony of Kano-Gwarzo-Dayi road on the same day, political thugs engaged in a lot of misdoings.
“I will personally order the arrest and prosecution of anyone caught wielding weapons at the event.