Kano Hisbah has banned the use of mannequins by all tailors and boutique owners in the state as they claim it is Unislamic
The commander of the state Hisbah Board, Sheikh Aroun Ibn Sina has warned all business owners against the use of mannequins to market their products
In his warnings, he mentioned that the agency will embark on raiding shops and establishments to remove mannequins
According to Hisbah, the use of mannequins for advert purposes is idolatry
Sheikh Aroun Ibn Sina in his speech stated the reason for the ban which he explained thus “mannequins are responsible for immoral thoughts among some members of the public and all these are against Islam”.