Chairman of the Senate Committee on Capital market, Senator Mustapha Bukar (APC, Katsina) is dead.
Bukar who was Madawakin Daura died around 10.am today following an illness.
Born on December 31, 1954 in Daura, Bukar was a first timer at the Senate.
A source close to the Senate President confirmed the death of the lawmaker via phone.
The source said the deceased would be buried in Daura today in line with Islamic injunction.
Bukar died less than a month after Senator Malam Ali Wakili passed on at 58. Wakili died on March 17 at his Abuja residence.