Barnabas Bantex, former Kaduna deputy governor, is dead, He was aged 64.
Bantex was deputy governor to Governor Nasir El-Rufai between 2015 and 2019 when he resigned to contest for Kaduna South Senate seat in 2019 on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
He was defeated by the incumbent, Senator Danjuma La’ah of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Today is indeed a Black Sunday, recall earlier today, news of the death of Nigeria’s legendary singer Sound Sultan hit Nigerians like a WMD and reactions have been pouring in all over the country.
Celebrities OAP Dotun, Actress Yvonne Jegede, Ini Edo, Mawali Gavor, Caroline Dajuma, Susan Peters, OAP Lolo, and many more have all been mourning the late musician. (see their posts here).