The Kano State Hisbah command said that it has arrested 93 alleged commercial sex workers of which 23 were tested HIV positive.
State Hisba Commandant Shiek Muhammad Haruna ibn Sina, disclosed this to newsmen on Thursday.
According to him the command has raided Badume Joint, which is a popular prostitution hub and other criminal activities and succeeded in arresting 93 suspects in the area.
He explained that out of the 93 suspects arrested 27 were discovered HIV positive.
He said the exercise was to sanitise the state in line with state law against prostitution and other criminal activities in the state.
He further assured that the command will continue fighting against all forms of social vices across the state.