In less than two weeks, two senators and a member of the House of Representatives of the Federal Republic of Nigeria have died.

First was Senator, Ali Wakili who passed away about two weeks ago. a week after, the deputy majority leader of the House of Representatives, Umar Jibril, died after a protracted illness.

On Wednesday, the death of Bukar Mustapha, the senator representing Katsina North, was reported.

Mr. Mustapha was President Muhammadu Buhari’s senator as he represented the president’s senatorial district.

He died after a brief illness on Wednesday.