*Man remanded by Kano Sharia Court for stealing 22 cartons of seasoning cubes*
A 37-year-old man, Yusha’u Ado, has been remanded in a custodial centre by a Sharia Court sitting in Kano State on Tuesday.
The PUNCH reported that Ado was accused of allegedly stealing 22 cartons of seasoning cubes.
Appearing before the court he faced two counts of “criminal breach of trust and cheating,” pleaded guilty to the charges.
The police prosecutor, Abdullahi Wada, told the court that the complainant, Jamilu Ibrahim, of Galandanci Quarters, Kano, reported the matter at the Sabon Gari Police Station on March 10.
Ado was said to have been entrusted with 260 cartons of seasoning cubes for safekeeping but 22 cartons of the cubes, valued at N216,000, however, went missing when he went to recover the goods.
The presiding judge, Dr Bello Khalid, ordered the defendant to be remanded and adjourned the case till April 8, 2022.