The eldest son of the sultan of sokoto, Amir(Leader) Usman Sa’ad Abubakar, has been hospitalized following an accident after he allegedly got stoned from excess codeine intake SR reports.
According to reports, Amir was driving at a very high speed of over 200km/hr around 12noon within Sokoto Airport Road, in an area called Bado, when the tragedy struck.
It was also gathered that present with him in the car were khalifa macciddo, the son of Aliyu Macciddo, and a girl he allegedly imported from Kaduna state to have fun with.
Amir who was also said to have been sent out from a UK school due to his drinking habit, was seen earlier on Sunday leaving a guesthouse/hotel with his Khalifa alongside the imported girl whose name remains undisclosed.
He was quickly rushed to the Usman Danfodio Teaching Hospital, where doctor are battling to save his life.
He is said to be in a comatose state.
According to eyewitnesses at the scene of the crash, Amir had been drunk while driving and while he was being taken to the hospital, officials of the Sultanate Council were seen removing the Sultanate council plate number from the car so as not to expose the Sultanate Council, accoriding to saharareporters.
Items recovered from amir’s car include, 1 bottle of benelyn codine syrup and other valuables .