Tuesday, March 28, 2023


March 16, 2023

No selling of foods, alcohol at polling units: Police

Present at the meeting were the heads of NSCDC, FRSC, Nigerian Army, Customs, NDLEA, SSS, Nigeria Correctional Service, among others.

Ballot box and alcoholic drinks
August 12, 2022

Hisbah arrests man for smuggling alcohol into Jigawa

Hisbah said the suspects and items confiscated were handed over to the police for further action.

Hisbah destroying bottles
May 11, 2022

Aggressive alcohol marketing worries WHO

WHO said in a new report on Tuesday that young people and heavy drinkers were increasingly targeted by alcohol advertising, often to the detriment of their health.

Alcohol drinks
May 3, 2022

Lagosians want end to underage use of alcohol, drugs, hotels

One person said a policy should be introduced where every citizen from secondary school must have their national ID card.

A photo of hard drugs and alcohol to illustrate the story
April 10, 2022

FRSC vows to arrest drunk drivers during Easter

The corps is worried that some motorists are likely to drink and drive and disobey traffic rules during the festive season.

FRSC officials
March 29, 2022

Hisbah seizes ‘Burukutu’, 96 bottles of alcoholic drinks in Jigawa

The items were confiscated from one Garba Bakule, who operates a revelling spot where they also sell assorted barbecue.

Jigawa Hisbah Commander Ibrahim Dahiru
January 25, 2022

Alcoholic drinks we seized were given to police: Hisbah

On Tuesday, the Jigawa Hisbah Board said it seized no fewer than 1,906 bottles of assorted alcoholic drinks in 2021.

Hisbah destroying bottles
October 8, 2021

At least 17 dead in Russia after drinking adulterated alcohol

Authorities in the affected region said pure methanol was found in the bodies of the dead.

Glasses of Alcohol
June 29, 2021

Covid-19: Botswana bans consumption of alcohol, suspends liquor licenses

“It is believed that consumption of alcohol increases the risks posed by COVID-19 due to its negative effects on the adherence of protocols.”

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi
May 17, 2021

Hisbah arrests alcohol consumers, confiscates beer bottles

“During the operation, 454 bottles of assorted beer and seven litres of local gin was seized.”

Hisbah operatives