These are not good times for the family of the late President, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua as the son of the late president, Aminu has been arrested for killing four people in Yola.
The 36 year old was also remanded in prison by a magistrate’ court in Yola on Thursday after he killed four people in an auto accident in Yola, the capital of Adamawa state.
Aminu Yar’Adua, a student of the American University of Nigeria (AUN), was charged to court for causing death by dangerous driving on June 23, this year.
According to the police, First Information Report (FIR) tendered in court by the prosecutor, Zakka Musa, Mr Yar’Adua, had, while driving along Yola bypass on June 23, crushed six people as a result of speeding.
It was also revealed that four of the victims died, and two were injured in the crash. Police records indicated that the victims were from Sabon Pegi, Yola South local government area.
”Those that died in the accident were identified as Aisha Umar (30), Aisha Mamadu (32), Suleiman Abubakar (2), and Jummai Abubakar (30), while Rejoice Annu (28) and Hajara Aliyu (27) sustained injuries,” the FIR said.
Families of the crash victims have reportedly demanded a N15 million compensation from the defendant.