From Muhammad Kabir, Kano
Hisbah officials in Kano have busted a commemoration party allegedly organised by homosexuals.
The Sharia Law enforcement operatives invaded a compound located at Sabuwar-Gandu quarters in Kano metropolis, where the suspected homosexuals were apprehended, prior to the commencement of the planned event.
Our Correspondent learnt that the organisers of the party were new grandaunts who planned the grove to commemorate their graduation from a tertiary institution. Each of them was said to have invited their same sex partners to the event.
A senior Hisbah commander, Mallam Tasiu, who confirmed the arrest of the suspected same sex party organisers, disclosed that over 50 people were involved.
He stated that intelligence reports gathered by Hisbah operatives led to the arrest of the suspects, noting that other suspected persons were still at large.
According to him, the suspects, arrested by Hisbah, are currently undergoing reorientation programmes.