The Kano State hisbah board has confiscated 8,400 bottles of beer in Dawakin Kudu and Kura Local Government Areas of the state.
Harun Ibn-Sina, Commander-General of the board, disclosed this in a statement issued to journalists on Tuesday.
He said the vehicle conveying the bottles of beer was intercepted on its way to Kano from Zaria.
”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 to avoid being intoxicated,” he said.
Ibn-Sina added that the suspect will be charged to court when investigation is concluded.