The Kogi State House of Assembly has lost one of its members, John Abah.
He was a lawmaker representing Ibaji Constituency in the 8th assembly, where he was serving as a second term.
Demi Olugbemi, the Chief Press Secretary to the speaker, Mathew Kolawole, confirmed the death.
Abah was said to have died early hours of Wednesday.
In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Femi Olugbemi, the Speaker expressed sadness over the death.
He sympathised with the immediate family and the people of Ibaji Constituency, noting that the deceased would be greatly missed.