BREAKING: Senator Mustapha Bukar, senator representing Daura zone, dies at 63
Senator Mustapha BukarBarely a week after the death of a member representing Lokoja/Kogi/Koton Karfe, Umar Buba Jibril, another Nigerian lawmaker, Senator Mustapha Bukar, has died.
Also, on March 17, a senator representing Bauchi South, Ali Wakili, died at the age 58 after a brief illness.
Family sources said Mr Bukar, who represents Katsina North (Daura Zone) in the Senate, died on Wednesday morning after brief illness.
The details of the place or hospital where he died are sketchy as at time of filing this report.
A family source confide to our reporter that he will be buried at his hometown in Daura according to Islam teaching.
He died at the age of 63.
A civil engineer by training, Mr Bukar was born in Daura on December 31, 1954.