The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP was thrown into mourning on Wednesday, as Zamfara State party Chairman, Dr. Ahmed Sani Kaura slumps and died.
He died at a peace meeting in Gusau, NewsSpecng learnt.
The late PDP chairman died at the age of 62 and was survived by two wives and six children.
The PDP publicity Secretary in the state, Abba Bello, said the chairman died immediately after he attended a peace meeting organized by the Nigeria Council of Ulamah, Zamfara state chapter on Wednesday.
He said the late chairman was invited with other PDP stakeholders by the state Council of Ulamah for a meeting to discuss ways to avoid political thuggery in the state.
“The chairman slumped while he was delivering his speech. He was rushed to a private hospital in Gusau where he was confirmed dead by the doctors,” he said.
He has since been buried at his home town of Kaura Namoda in accordance to Muslim rites.