A Senator of the 7th National Assembly, has reportedly died.
According to PM news, Senator Abdulmimun Zakero, who Jigawa State, died on March 7th, 2016.
Zareko, was said to have died of a protracted illness at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital on Monday.
Governor Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa state expressed his shock over the death of the lawmaker. Badaru described the deceased as a gentleman and a fine lawmaker who had contributed on the development of the state.
In a statement signed by Alhaji Bello Zaki, the special assistant to the governor on media, Badaru said:
On behalf of myself and good people of Jigawa, I wish to express my condolence to his family and all members of his party and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The late Zareko, is described as a simple and humane person.