Kano State Police Command has banned “Tashe”, the Annual Ramadan Traditional Performance acted in form of drama after first 10 days of the month Ramadan.
The state police spokesperson, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa in a statement released on Monday April 11, said the decision was taken because criminals are misusing it.
“The Kano State Police Command, wishes to inform the general public that the traditional annual performance (Tashe), which comes up every Day-10 of Ramadan Fasting has been suspended.
“This is because criminals disguise under the pretense of the “Tashe” annual traditional performance to carry out criminal activities, such as thuggery, handset Snatching , and drug Abuse.”
The State Commissioner of Police, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko also called on the good people of Kano state, especially Parents and Guardians to warn their children not to involve in any act of breaking law and order.
The statement added;
“Anyone caught will be dealt with according to provisions of the law. Wishing you a happy and successful Ramadan Fasting”