The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission says it has recovered more than Five Hundred and Twenty One Million, Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand One Hundred and Twenty Two Naira in 2020.
The Executive Chairman of the Commission, Mr Muhuyi Rimingado disclosed this during a joint press briefing held at the commission’s headquarters in the state.
He said the commission had in the year under review received over two thousand complaints.
Mr Muhuyi Magaji noted that the commission was able to clamp down on hoarders of essential commodities worth billions of naira but later reached an agreement with the traders to sell them to the public, which is the target of the commission.
The Executive Chairman explained that in the year under review, the commission arraigned those who diverted COVID-19 palliatives, recovered and returned to the rightful owners over 400 plots of land of different areas across the state.
The Executive Chairman said the commission recently intervened in the alleged hoarding of fuel by some petroleum products marketers in the state.