Popular Senator of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and Senator representing Plateau South Senatorial District, Ignatius Longjan dies.
Eye9ja reports that the Nigerian APC Senator died while battling an illness. He died in a Turkish hospital where he had gone for medical treatment.
Eye9ja reports that the shocking news of his death was disclosed on Monday morning by one of his colleagues in the Senate who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
The senator said, “Yes, the man is dead but it is either his family, the Plateau State Government or the President of the Senate that could give an official statement on that.
“I saw the unfortunate news on senators Whatsapp group this morning. I don’t have details about his death but he has been sick for some time now.”
Until his death, Senator Ignatius Longjan was a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and was the Vice-Chairman, Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism until his death.