The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has confiscated 8,400 bottles of beer in Dawakin Kudu and Kura Local Government Areas (LGAs).
The Commander-General of the board, Dr Harun Ibn-Sina, disclosed this in a statement issued to newsmen on Tuesday in Kano.
According to the statement “the vehicle was coming from Zaria to Kano when Hisbah officials arrested the driver.
“Hisbah Board has prohibited the sale of beer in the state according to the sharia law to avoid being intoxicated”, he said.
The Commander-General also said that once the investigation was concluded, the suspects would be charged to court.