Kano Road and Traffic Agency, KAROTA has intercepted a Truck carrying a container ladened with alcoholic drinks worth over N25 million at about 2:30AM on Thursday.
This was contained in a statement issued to PRIME TIME NEWS on Thursday and signed by Mr Nabilusi Abubakar K/Na’isa, the Public Relations Officer KAROTA office, Kano.
The truck which was intercepted along Hadeja Road was on its way to Bello Road to offload its content when personnel of the Agency following intelligence report intercept the vehicle.
KAROTA, a member of the State’s Task Force on Unwholesome Products, Drugabuse and Expired Products warns that its men are always on vigilance to checkmate activities of unpatriotic persons who are bent on transporting such prohibited items into the State.
The Managing Director of the Agency, Hon. Baffa Babba Dan’agundi reiterate that the Agency’s doors are always open to members of the public who have information that could aid his men in the successful discharge of their duties.
He wish to reaffirm that there is reward for any person who provide KAROTA with credible information that would lead to the arrest of illegal businesses or activities on the State Roads or anywhere in the state.
The truck and its content have since been handed over to the State Hisbah Board for further investigations and necessary action to be taken.