A commissioner in the Zamfara Independent Electoral Commission (ZASIEC), Alhaji Hashimu-Shehu Gazura, is dead.
According to POLITICS NIGERIA, Gazura died in a fatal motor accident in neighbouring Kebbi state on Friday.
The deceased was also a former member of Zamfara House of Assembly, who represented Gummi 2 constituency.
His death is contained in a statement issued on Saturday by the Chairman, House of Assembly Service Commission, Alhaji Mansur Bungudu.
“He died yesterday (Friday) as a result of a ghastly motor accident on Yawuri Road in Kebbi state,” Bungudu said.
The funeral prayer for late Gazura is holding at Gummi Emir’s Palace.