The Chairman-elect, Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State, Ali Namadi is reportedly dead.
He was elected as Chairman in the just concluded local government council election that was held in Kano State last Saturday.
The deceased’s Campaign Director, Ibrahim Adamu Tiga, who confirmed his demise, said the Chairman-elect died around 1:00 am on Tuesday after a brief illness.
Tiga said Namadi drove himself to Bebeji General Hospital for medical attention before he gave up the ghost.
The Campaign Director, however, said a funeral prayer for the deceased would take place in his hometown, Bebeji, on Tuesday morning, SR reports.