Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG as at PRESS TIME few moments ago has it that the member representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Umar Baba Jibril is dead.
Aged 58 years, Jibril, a three-time member of the house, died in the early hours of Friday in Abuja.
NEWS FLAKES NG learnt that Hon. Jibril died at age 57 after a brief illness at an Abuja hospital.
One of his political associates, Mr Amuda Dan Sulaiman confirmed the death to journalists.
Until his death, Jubril was the Deputy Majority Leader of the house. He was also a former Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly.
He was the Dama of Lokoja.
– The Elite