Daily Trust

Kano:

- Crime · White-collar Crime · Incidents

A Se­nior Mag­is­trate Court sit­ting in Kano on Wed­nes­day sen­tenced a 21-year-old man, Abubakar Ab­dul­lahi, to three months im­pris­on­ment for pos­ses­sion of In­dian hemp. Ab­dul­lahi, of Gwammaja Quar­ters Kano, had pleaded guilty to a two-count charge of pos­ses­sion of dry leaves sus­pected to be In­dian hemp and pub­lic nui­sance, fol­low­ing which he was con­victed. Se­nior Mag­is­trate Ibrahim Mansur sen­tenced the con­vict with an op­tion to pay N20,000 for the of­fence. (NAN)

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