Senator representing Bauchi South, Ali Wakili, has died at the age 58.
Family sources said Mr Wakili slumped at his Gwarimpa residence, Abuja on Saturday morning, and was rushed to Viewpoint Hospital, where he was certified dead.
His funeral prayer would be held at the National Mosque, Abuja at 1:30pm, after which, his remains will be laid to rest.
Mr Wakili’s last moment was his visit to Kano for Dangote daughter’s wedding on Friday
He was the Chairman Senate Committee on Poverty Alleviation.