A House of Representatives member-elect, Garba Muhammad Butalawa, in Kano State is dead.
Butalawa who contested on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) represents for Kura, Madobi and Garun Mallam Federal Constituency in Kano State.
He died at the weekend at Prime Clinic, Lamido Crescent, following a protracted illness.
His personal driver, Balarabe Shehu Butalawa confirmed his demise to The Nation.
Last week, Ezekiel Afon, a lawmaker representing Pengana Constituency in the Plateau State House of Assembly died hours after he was re-elected to represent the constituency.