Kano Hisbah Arrests Two Over Alleged Same-Sex Marriage

The Kano State Hisbah Command has arrested two people who were accused of trying to arrange same-sex marriage.

Hisbah Commandant, Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on Saturday.

Daurawa said in a viral video, that two young men named Khalifa and Abubakar were seen trying to kiss each other during a party, which is suspected to be their engagement party.

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The suspects, however, denied the allegation that the event was a birthday party and not a wedding ceremony as claimed.

According to one of the suspects Khalifa, he “organized the party for his birthday and his friend Abubakar gave him a cake in his mouth and followed it to his mouth.”
Daurawa said the two suspects are in their custody and an investigation is ongoing.