The Kano State Authorities has banned opposite genders from plying very same business tricycles throughout the state from January, 2020, in an official assertion.
The Governor of the condition, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje represented by the Commander of Hisbah Board, Harun Ibn-Sina, unveiled this on Wednesday at the closing ceremony of 77th yearly Islamic Holiday Course (IVC) organised by Zone A of Muslim Culture of Nigeria (MSSN) held at Bayero University, Kano.
The Kano condition governing administration explained this is to be certain that the point out was dedicated to upholding Islamic values.
Newswatch recalls that business tricycles, introduced by a former governor of the condition, Ibrahim Shekarau, as a means of transportation we’re for girls by yourself immediately after the federal government experienced banned business motorcyclist from conveying girls.
Given that Mr Shekarau’s exit as governor, on the other hand, tricycles have been permitted to carry individuals of the two sexes, a move the condition federal government has now reported will be transformed.
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In the meantime, Governor Ganduje at the function charged members to facial area their reports and shun drug abuse.
Nonetheless, Top quality Occasions studies that in his handle, the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi ll, cautioned Muslims in opposition to “growing their demands further than their methods.”
The emir attributed the rising fee of out of faculty children in Muslim North to “uncontrolled polygamy and superior fee of divorce.”
The Islamic Holiday vacation System (IVC) was attended by students of secondary colleges and tertiary institutions from the 19 Northern states and Abuja.