January 12, 2017 – Prostitution & Alcohol Sale Banned In Borno State Nigeria
Prostitutes operating in restive Borno state are now expected to relocate to other states as the State Justice Commissioner, Lawan Kakashehu just announced immediate ban of the illicit trade.
Effective January 20, 2017, all brothels and hotels harbouring prostitutes are to stop the act or risk indefinite closure.
Lawan said mobile courts would be put in place to try violators.
Here is a statement he released today in Maiduguri: