A member of the Edo State House of Assembly Hon. Peter Usman Aliu is dead. Hon. Aliu, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, who until his death represented Etsako East constituency 1, died this morning at about 8 am at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH.
The deceased who had received treatment for an undisclosed ailment for months. Not having premonition of his death, Aliu recently collected an expression of interest form of his party to contest in next year's general election.
Younger brother of the late lawmaker, Haruna Shugaba Aliu, said that the family has accepted their fate and that no one can question the Almighty when death comes. He was the Chairman House Committee on Appropriation and Project Monitoring. he was married with children.