Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has banned the traditional ‘tashez activities conducted during the month of Ramadan.
The ban was conveyed in a statement released by the state’s Commissioner of Information, Culture, and Home Affairs, Abdulkarim Yahaya Sirikathe. The security operators in the State have also been directed to arrest anybody found violating the directives.
The statement reads: “Katsina State Government is hereby announcing the total ban on the traditional Tashe activities that are usually being conducted in the month of Ramadan. The State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, gave the directives for the ban following some security reports.
“It is, therefore, hoped that people will comply and abide by these directives, please”.