According to X user, the raid was carried out by the state Commissioner for Religious Affairs, Umar Potiskum.
He wrote ‘’Yesterday, the Yobe State HISBA (Hisbah) Agency conducted an operation in Damaturu, apprehending women and men involved in prostitution and alcoholism. The successful raid was led by the Commissioner for Religious Affairs Alh. Umar Potiskum. The targeted areas included Zango, Maina Lodge, Ajayi, Last Bustop, and Bakin Kasuwa.”