Jigawa State Consumer Protection Board has
arrested and sentenced three persons to six months
imprisonment for mixing 10 bags of Paddy rice
with the husks.
The chairman of the committee, Farouk Abdallah
Mallam Madori, disclosed this to out correspondent
He said the men were arrested at Hadejia market in
Hadejia Local Government area.
He said those arrested include Adamu Muhammad,
Usman Ibrahim and Umar Adamu.
Abdullahi said they had been arraigned before the
mobile court, of the board, presided by Justice
Munir Sarki Jahun.
He said the court sentenced them to six months
imprisonment or the option of paying a fine of
N70,000 each after finding them guilty of the