A former member of the Kaduna State Meeting Home, Dr. Yakubu Bityong, has died.
Bityong, who represented the Kaura Constituency within the Meeting from 2011 to 2019, died Friday night time in Kaduna on the age of 56.
A political affiliate of the deceased, Yakubu Umaru-Spider, confirmed his loss of life to the Nigeria Information Company on Saturday in Kaduna.
Umaru-Spider, former secretary of the Kaura native authorities, mentioned Bityong was identified with lung issues and handled two weeks in the past.
“He grew to become regular and continued his life till yesterday (Friday) when he obtained sick once more.
“He was taken to the Basic Hospital in Unguwan Boro, round 8:30 pm, however there was no physician on the premises, and some minutes later at 11pm he gave up the ghost,” he mentioned.
Bityong was additionally a commissioner within the ministries of Youth and Sports activities; Non-Governmental Group; and Particular Duties between 2003 and 2010.
NAN correspondent, who visited the deceased’s residence, mentioned he was stuffed with relations, politicians and different sympathizers.