Hisba arrests two over alleged same-sex marriage in Kano

Kano State Hisba Command says it has arrested two people who were accused of trying to arrange same-sex marriage.

Hisba Commandant, Sheikh Aminu Ibrahim Daurawa, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on Saturday.

He said in a viral video, two young men named Khalifa and Abubakar were seen trying to kiss each other during a party, which is suspected to be their engagement party.

The suspects, however, denied the allegation that the event was a birthday party and not a wedding ceremony as claimed.

According to one of the suspects khalifa, he organiaed the party for his birthday and his friend Abubakar gave him a cake in his mouth and followed it to his mouth.

Daurawa said the two suspects are in their custody and an investigation is ongoing.