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Thousands of bottles of beer smashed in sharia crackdown in Nigeria

Thousands of bottles of beer smashed in sharia crackdown in Nigeria

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About 240,000 bottles of beer have been shattered by an earthmover as part of a widening crackdown in Nigeria's northern city of Kano. Alcohol is banned under sharia law, imposed in the city in 2001, but authorities had turned a blind eye to its consumption in hotels and the Sabon Gari Christian …

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