The son of one Mr. Aminu Hayatu Tafida, who is a Special Adviser to Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, was on Monday arraigned before a Sokoto Magistrate Court for allegedly raping a minor.
His victim, it was gathered is just 16 years old.
He was arraigned alongside Umar Abubakar, Masa’ud Abubakar Gidado and Aliyu Shehu Kangiwa and Hafiz Ja’afar, who were said to have circulated the rape video. However, the four men where released.
It was gathered that Tafida’s son pleaded not guilty to the charge against him. However, he was still remanded in custody until the police are done with investigations into the incident.
The Chief Magistrate Shuibu Ahmad who presided over the case, adjourned the case till October 19.