Enugu State Commissioner of Transport and elder brother of, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, the former Deputy Senate President, Chief Mathias Ekweremadu is dead.
Ekweremadu reportedly died at the Niger Foundation Hospital, Enugu.
The cause of his death could not be ascertained as at press time.
A source close to the deceased told Daily Tracker that the Commissioner slumped during a meeting at the State House of Assembly Complex.
He was immediately rushed to the hospital, where doctors confirmed him dead.
Prior to his appointment as a Commissioner in 2019, Ekweremadu, represented Aninri state Constituency at the State House of Assembly.
He was also the Chairman of Aninri local government on different occasions.