May 24 2018
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has ordered brokers of on-line playing websites, Bet9ja and NairaBet, out of the state.
Daily Trust quoted the governor as saying this on Sunday whereas talking on the 14th Annual Ramadan Lecture organized by Borno Radio Television Corporation in Maiduguri, the state capital.
The directive got here after he assured that the state authorities will take proactive measures in addressing the antagonistic results of on-line playing in addition to drug and substance abuse amongst others.
“I have given directives to all Bet-Naija and Nairabet agents in the state to leave immediately. Drug and substance abuse gives birth to all immoral vices hence government’s determination to fight all forms of social vices,” Shettima declared.
The governor enjoined Muslims to unite for the widespread reason behind salvaging the state.
Dr. Umar Alkali, in his lecture titled “Education for Girl Child and responsibility of Muslims” implored Muslims to spend money on the schooling of orphans and weak ones for future prosperity.