Fourth republic federal lawmaker, Senator John Kennedy Waku is dead.
Information available to TheNigerian suggests that Senator Waku died Sunday evening at the National Hospital in Abuja after a brief illness.
Senator Waku was elected Senator representing Benue North West district at the National Assembly in 1999, on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP.
Born on June 12, 1946, Wake was a native of Waku village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue state.
He served at the Senate between 1999 and 2003.