Kano State Hisbah Board After Kannywood Actress, Ummah Shehu 

Kano Islamic Police, Hisbah Summon Kannywood Actress, Ummah Shehu, Over  Social Media Comment

James Okafor

The Kano State Hisbah Board has dispatched a summon to Ummah Shehu, a Kannywood actress, over allegations levelled against the Islamic Police.

Commandant of the Islamic Police Harun Sani Ibn Sina, who confirmed this said the actress was summoned to prove her claim; that Hisbah is not investigating its officials while challenging citizens.

Shehu levelled the allegation against Hisbah following the arrest and arraignment of Haruna.

The Commandant during an in an interview with the BBC said the actress must prove her allegation.

Hisbah had arrested and arraigned Sadiya Haruna for ‘uploading sexual’ content on her social media platforms.

He further stated that failure to appear before Hisbah, the Board will sue her for slander.

According to him, “We’ve not declared her a wanted person; what we’re saying is that she’ll submit herself to us and clarify the allegations she made against us for the general public to know.

“If what she’s said is factual and accurate, it demands further investigation. But if she fails to convince us, we will sue her for libel.”

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