The former National Chairman of People Democratic Party, PDP, Bello Haliru is dead.
He died shortly after he was discharged from hospital in United States. It was learnt that Haliru died in the early hours of Saturday, April 30, 2016.
According to investigation, Halliru had been receiving treatment for an undisclosed ailment since January 2016.
Although the details of the sickness that led to his death is sketchy as at press time, He went into coma two days after he was discharged from the hospital last week.
He was placed on life support thereafter but unfortunately, he lost the battle.
Haliru, who hailed from Kebbi State was Nigeria’s Defense Minister from July 2011 until June 2012.