CSONews24 gathered that the former member of the House of Representatives, Ibrahim, who died on Saturday was admitted at an Abuja hospital before he was flown out to China when his condition was said to have deteriorated.
His death is coming barely three months after he won the APC senatorial ticket for his zone having polled 361 votes
The Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammad Badaru, confirmed the report in a condolence message through his media aide, Habibu Kila, said Mr Ibrahim’s death “is a great loss not only to his family but to the Muslim Ummah”.
Badaru in the statement described Mr Ibrahim as “a loyal and dependable politician who contributed immensely to the political development of the country.”
The deceased will be laid to rest in his hometown, Kiyawa today, Sunday by 4:00 pm, in accordance to Islamic rights.