Tijjani Ibrahim, an All Progressive Congress (APC) senate contender from Jigawa South West District.
Cause of death of Tijjani Ibrahim
In a Chinese hospital, he was having treatment for a lung condition.
The deceased, who passed away on Saturday, was treated at an Abuja hospital before being flown to China because it was thought that his condition had gotten worse, according to information received by Channels Television.
What happened to Tijjani Ibrahim?
Inrahim is now dead as he is suffering from a severe lund disease.
Mr. Ibrahim’s death “is a tremendous loss not only to his family but to the Muslim Ummah,” Jigawa State Governor Muhammad Badaru wrote in a condolence letter delivered through his media advisor, Habibu Kila.
Ibrahim’s Funeral and Obtiuary details!
Badaru described Mr. Ibrahim as “a loyal and dependable politician who immensely contributed to the political growth of the country” in the statement.
According to Islamic tradition, the deceased will be buried at his hometown of Kiyawa on Sunday at 4:00 p.m.
The late Ibrahim represented the Dutse/Kiyawa federal district in the House of Representatives between 2011 and 2015.
Despite being the lone contender, he won the APC senatorial ticket for his zone with 361 votes and died just three months later.
The deceased politician leaves behind his wife, an ailing mother, and a sizable number of children.