A member of the House of Representatives from Akwa Ibom State, Nse Ekpenyong, is dead.
According to the Cable, Ekpenyong died on Saturday.
Although the circumstances surrounding his death were yet to be made public, one of his aides confirmed his demise.
Ekpenyong, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) represented Oron/Mbo/Okobo/Udung Uko/Urue Offong/Oruko Federal Constituency of Akwa Ibom State.
He was also the state deputy chairman of the PDP.