A special court set-up by the Katsina State High court of justice to try drug related offences has sanctions four (4) a reign before it to two (2) months in prison or pay N25,000.
The convicted persons were Husaini Haruna of Gidan Mutum-Daya, Saifullhi Babangida of Yar’goje, Abubakar Salihu and Idris Muhammad of Dandume local government.
All the accused persons earlier pleaded guilty of the offences. The presiding judge of the cases -Senior Magistrate Abdulkarim A. Umar testified that the offences violets section 5 subsection 15 of pharmacy provision of 2003.
According to the presiding judge provided the option for N500,000 fine or two years imprisonment for the offenders.
Meanwhile, the leader of the joint task force committee -Alhaji Aminu usman Koguna said there is no more hiding place for hard and illegal drugs in the state.