Fatiha recitation: Hisbah arrests TikToker

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The security agency, Hisbah, has arrested a TikToker for allegedly improperly reciting the Fatiha.

According to ‘Daily Trust, the controversial TikTok user popularly known as G-Fresh Al-amin was arrested on Sunday.

It added that the Officer-in-Charge of the Surveillance Unit of the Board, Aliyu Usman, confirmed the arrest to Daily Trust.

He said operatives of the unit arrested G-Fresh at his residence located at Badawa area on Sunday around 1pm.

“He has been hiding for long and we have been extending invitations to him. I personally have called him on the phone several times, telling him to come for counselling based on the instructions of the Commandant General but he refused.

“We have no option but to go after him and arrest him. He is now in our custody after we got him today (Sunday) in his room and he is undergoing investigation.”

Usman added that the TikToker was arrested for making inappropriate remarks, reciting Fatiha, the first chapter of the Holy Quran, in an improper manner during the last Sallah celebration.

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