Jigawa Hisbah arrests 29-year-old woman for allegedly smuggling alcoholic drinks



Officials of  Hisbah  Jigawa arrested a 29-year-old woman allegedly smuggling alcoholic drinks Ringim Local Government Area.

The Hisbah Commander the state, Malam Dahiru, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Dutse on Thursday.

Dahiru said that the woman (name withheld), was arrested Ringim town with 97 bottles of assorted alcoholic drinks that she allegedly smuggled from on Tuesday.

He explained that also seized 72 bottles of Calidon and 25 bottles of Erujeje.

The commander said that the suspect  and the items been handed over to the police the area further investigations and necessary action.

“Consumption of alcoholic drinks and other illicit drugs remain prohibited all parts of the state,” he said.

Dahiru, therefore urged residents  to desist from such acts. (NAN)