Barely a week after the death of Senator Ali Wakili, the Senate has been thrown into a mourning mood again with the death of Senator Mustapha Bukar.
Bukar who was the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Capital market was a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress ( APC) from Katsina state, home state of President Muhammadu Buhari.
It was gathered that Sen. Bukar, who was Madawakin Daura, died around 10.00a.m. on Wednesday, following an illness. He was aged 63.
He was born on December 31, 1954 in Daura and was a first timer at the Senate.
A source close to the Senate President Bukola Saraki, confirmed the death of the lawmaker via telephone.
The source said the deceased would be buried in Daura according to Islamic injunction.