Zamfara Lawmaker Dies At 60
The lawmaker representing Bakura Constituency at the Zamfara House of Assembly,Mr Tukur Jekada has been confirmed dead at the age of 60.
Jekada was the Chairman of the House Committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs for the house of assembly in the state and people do refer to him as a grassroot politician
Unfortunately,the lawmaker died on yesterday (Sunday) after a brief illness and has been buried in his hometown, Birnin Tudu in Bakura Local Government.
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