Isma’ila Yushua Maihanchi, the House of Representatives member-elect for Jalingo/Yorro/Zing Federal Constituency in Taraba State, has passed on.
The politician contested and won the House of Reps seat under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Maihanchi died in the early hours of Saturday after a brief illness.
He won the election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A source in the family told Channels Television that the deceased would be laid to rest according to Islamic rites later in the day.