The Kano State Hisbah Board has reportedly arrested 15 teenagers over alleged involvement in immoral acts in Kano City, Eye9ja reports.
Mallam Lawal Ibrahim, the Public Relations Officer of the board, revealed this in a statement on Sunday in Kano.
Kano: Hisbah Arrests 15 Teenagers Over Alleged Immoral Acts
According to News Agency Nigeria (NAN), Ibrahim said the suspects were apprehended on Sept. 20, around midnight at a club known in Nassarawa Local Government Area (LGA) of the state.
Mallam Lawal Ibrahim, said that the arrest was based on a tip-off by some people.
“Among the suspects are 10 females, while five are males aged between 18 and 22.
“Our men went there around 12:38 a.m., and arrested 15 suspects.
“We found out that all of them are first timers and called their parents and handed them over to them with caution,” he said.
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He further revealed that most of the suspects were from broken homes and advised parents to ensure proper upbringing of their children to enable them grow up as responsible citizens.