Former minister of Police Affairs, Ibrahim Yakubu Lame, has died on the age of 66.
Family sources confirmed that the previous minister died on Sunday morning after protracted sickness at Nizamiye Turkish Hospital, Abuja.
Late Yakubu Lame was an aspirant for Bauchi State governor on the All Progressive Congress, APC, within the 2019 election, Mr Lame was a senator in the course of the botched Third Republic in 1992.
He was appointed Senior Particular Assistant to President Olusegun Obasanjo in August 1999, and later appointed Minister of Police Affairs by President Umaru Yar’Adua in December 2008. The funeral prayer of the late politician was anticipated to carry at National Mosque, Abuja at 10am on Sunday.