Sokoto State Assembly loses member representing Kebbe LG 

Ismail Umar, Sokoto


The Sokoto state House of Assembly member representing Kebbe Constituency, Alhaji Isa Harisu, is dead.

Late Harisu (APC- Kebbe), suddenly collapsed when he arrived the state House of Assembly on Monday to attend the House Parliamentary sitting.

The lawmaker was quickly rushed to Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, but die on the way to the Hospital.

The death was officially announced at the parliamentary sitting by the Assembly Deputy Speaker Alhaji Abubakar Magaji (PDP- Bodinga North).

The late lawmaker, age 55 left behind his mother, four wives and 22 children that include 11 males and females respective

The late Isah Harisu held various political position before he become a member of the state House of Assembly in the 2019 general election.

Meanwhile the Assembly has suspended its sitting to Tuesday December 31, to attend the burial rites schedule to take place later today Monday.