Nse Ekpenyong, the legislator representing Oron Constituency in the House of Representatives in Abuja, is dead, POLITICS NIGERIA reports.
Oron is a coastal city and Local Government Area (LGA) in Akwa Ibom State.
This newspaper learned that Ekpenyong, who showed no sign of illness, died on Saturday. He was 58.
The deceased is a former member of Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly and a former deputy chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa lbom State.
Before joining politics, he was the Managing Director of Based/Investment Trust Co Nigeria Limited and later the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Brule Integrated Nigeria Limited.
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The article was originally published on Politics Nigeria.