A former governorship candidate in Ekiti state, Senator Gbenga Aluko, is dead.
The Ode-Ekiti-born politician was said to have slumped and died in his office in Abuja on Saturday. His close aides say he was neither sick or showed any symptom of sickness.
According to reports, the 58-year-old ex-lawmaker was rushed to a hospital in Abuja where he was confirmed dead.
Aluko in 2018 contested the governorship ticket on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State.
Aluko popularly called ‘SGA’ was a member of the National Assembly between 1999 and 2003 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party.
He represented Ekiti South constituency during the period.