The Nasarawa state House of Assembly has suffered a loss following the death of a member of the legislative body.
Nigerian Tribune reports that the late lawmaker, Suleiman Adamu, was a member representing Nasarawa Central constituency in the state legislature.
Adamu’s death was confirmed in an announcement by another lawmaker, Mohammed Okpoku, representing Udege/Loko constituency.
Okpoku told newsmen that on Friday, May 1 in Nasarawa local government area of the state that late Suleiman died at Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Keffi in the late hours of Thursday, April 30 after a brief illness.
The late Adamu Suleiman was a representative of Nasarawa Central constituency in the Nasarawa state House of Assembly. Photo credit: Nasarawastate.gov.ng
He confirmed that the lawmaker would be buried by 9 am on Friday in the same local government area.
Okpoku said: “I am very sad news to announce the death of my colleague, Hon Suleiman Adamu, who is from the same local government with me.
” His death is a painful loss to us and we will continue to pray for the reposed of his soul.”