The Kaduna state government today January 7 hasarraigned the publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Abraham Alberah, and four others for allegedly attempting adultery.
The people were also charged before a Gabasawa magistrate court for foutibg the COVID-19 protocol it in lace to contend the virus.
Recall that in December 2020, the Kaduna State Urban Planning and Development Authority (KASUPDA) demolished Asher Lounge, a restaurant, for allegedly planning to host a sex party in the facility.
KASUPDA had alleged that the hotel was the proposed venue for a sex party but a flyer announcing the proposed sex party did not give any location as to where the event will be hosting.
On Tuesday January 5, Ismail Umaru-Dikko, KASUPDA director-general, said the building was demolished because it lacked the necessary permit before it was erected but the claims were denied by Yakubu who said she lost a one-month-old pregnancy after the demolition, as she threatened legal redress.
The state government arraigned operators of the restaurant, staff, and customers before the court on Thursday morning, as the five accused persons pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The charges read;
“On December 27, 2020, at about 21.30 hours, credible information was received at Sabon Tasha police station to the effect that a sex party was organised by some unknown persons to hold at a venue called Asher Guest Lounge located at Court Road, Sabon Tasha at Chikun local government area, Kaduna state to hold at about 19.00 hours.
On receipt of the information, a team of policemen from Sabon Tasha police station rushed down to the scene mentioned above and found the said lounge filled up with over 50 youths both male and female dancing almost naked with no face mask on any of them.
On sighting the policemen, the whole of the arena became chaotic as the said youths jumped from one corner to the other and escaped over the fence. Three suspects were arrested – Mr. Abraham Alberah, Umar Rufai and Suleiman Lemona while two others: Chimezie Kenneth, who organised the party and Marvellous Akpan, who disseminated the information.”
Magistrate Benjamin Nok, granted bail of N100,000 each to the defendants with a surety who must own property in Abuja.