Breaking: Senator Mustapha Bukar is Dead

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – Senator representing Katsina North, Senator Mustapha Bukar is dead.

Bukar who hailed from Daura, the same place with President Muhammadu Buhari, was Madawakin Daura, died around 10.00a.m. on Wednesday, after a brief illness, according to family sources.


The details of the hospital where he died are sketchy as at time of filing this report.


A civil engineer by training, Mr Bukar was born in Daura on December 31, 1954.


Sundiata Post recalls that Bukar’s death is coming barely a week after the death of a member representing Lokoja/Kogi/Koton Karfe, Umar Buba Jibril.

On March 17, a senator representing Bauchi South, Ali Wakili, died at the age 58 after a brief illness.

Bukar before his death, was Chairman of the Senate Committee on Capital market and a first timer at the Senate.

Sen. Mustapha Bukar became a senator under  the All Progressives Congress from Katsina State.

source sundiata

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