He said: “Fifteen persons who I could call Imams who conduct Friday prayers and thirty others were charged to court and all convicted.
“We are going to deploy Community policing by using all the various religious groups, the Tijjaniyya, Quadiriyya, Izallah and others in every aspect of enforcement to make the people realize the implications of what they are doing.
“However, we will continue to identify areas and review strategies to ensure strict compliance to the lockdown in order to fight to an end the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Kano State has recorded 115 confirmed Coronavirus cases, the third-highest in the country.
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