Kano Police Bans Kwankwaso From Organizing Mass Wedding


Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano

Kano State Police Command has banned the planned mass wedding organised by a group loyal to the former governor, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.

The mass wedding also coincided with the state government’s planned empowerment programmes slated for the weekend in the state.

The police announced this on Thursday in a press statement signed by the spokesman of the police in Kano, Deputy Superintendent of Police Magaji Musa Majia and made available to THISDAY.

According to him, the police has indefinitely banned the two ceremonies.

The statement said: “Security Intelligence available at our disposal revealed that some disgruntled elements are preparing to use the occasions to perpetuate havoc in the State”.

He warned that the Command and other sister agencies will not fold their arms and watch some people causing breach of peace in the state.