May 27, 2024

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Kano Hisbah boss Daurawa offers 50 slots to journalists in next batch of mass wedding

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Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa, Commander-General (CG) of the Kano State Hisbah Board has revealed that the board has offered 50 slots to journalists and media workers in the next batch of the state’s mass wedding program.

Daily News 24 reports Sheikh Daurawa revealed this in an interview with journalists on Wednesday.

The Hisbah CG said following the success recorded in the last batch of the mass wedding which saw about 1,800 couples married off, the board decided in to include interested members of professional groups and trade unions in the programme.

“We have given 50 slots to journalists and other members of the media who are interested in participating in the mass wedding programme,” he said.

He added that the board would also include legal practitioners and health workers in the next batch of the exercise.

Sheikh Daurawa also explained that the essence of the mass wedding program is to entrench moral values in the society and reduce immorality among young men and women.

Meanwhile, Sheikh Daurawa has urged Hisbah personnel across the 44 local government areas of the state to re-commit themselves to the job or resign.

He made the call during a meeting with heads of Hisbah commands in the 44 LGAs in the state at KERD conference hall in Kano city on Wednesday.

According to him, the Hisbah management has since provided written guidelines to help operatives understand their roles and responsibilities.

He explained that the Hisbah board has collaborated with Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano (YUMSUK), Amine Kano College of Islamic Legal Studies, Sa’adatu Rimi University of Education and the department of Islamic studies at Bayero University, Kano (BUK) to establish a Hisbah Academy.

He said when established, the Hisbah Academy would be an institution where formal knowledge and skills pertaining to Hisbah work would be taught and certificates would be awarded to its graduates.

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