Kano Hisbah arrests pharmacist for taking young woman to his house



Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested Yahaya Zakari for allegedly taking a young woman to his house at Sabuwar Gandu in Kano metropolis.

Commander General of board, Dr Harun Ibn-Sina, confirmed arrest in a statement issued in Kano Friday.

A copy of statement, by Malam Lawal Ibrahim, Relations Officer of agency, was available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

According to him, arrest was made following reports from residents of area.

young woman went to buy drugs from Zakari’s chemist when he took her to his house,” he said.

Ibn-Sina expressed displeasure alleged action, assuring board would conduct thorough investigation into development.

He therefore advised parents to monitor movement of their children closely, especially female wards, to unwanted incidents. (NAN)