By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Capital Market, Sen. Mustapha Bukar, representing President Muhammadu Buhari’s Senatorial zone is dead.
The deceased, who was Madawakin Daura, died around 10.00a.m. on Wednesday, following an illness.
He was believed to be one of the Pro-APC senators loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari in the Red Chamber.
He was born on December 31, 1954 in Daura and was a first timer at the Senate.
The late Senator’s personal assistant, Ahmed Daura, posted the news of his principal’s death on his Facebook page early Wednesday morning.
AUTHENTIC News Daily gathered that details surrounding the death and burial arrangements were still unfolding as of the time of this report.
The source said the deceased would be buried in Daura, same Wednesday, according to Islamic injunction.
Sen. Bukar died less than a month after another senator, Malam Ali Wakili, joined his ancestors aged 58.