A member of the House of Representatives, Umar Baba Jibril, has died. Aged 58 years, Jibril, a three time member of the house, died after a brief illness in Abuja.
He was until his death, the Deputy Majority Leader of the house. He was also a former speaker of the Kogi state house of assembly.
He represented Lokoja/Kogi Federal constituency in the House of Representatives.
Jibril sponsored the controversial non-governmental organisation regulatory commission bill.
May his soul rest in peace, Amen.