Impeccable sources told DAILY POST that the politician died at the Yobe State University Teaching Hospital in Damaturu in the early hours of Saturday after a protracted illness.
The ex-NLC Chairman was said to have died of a liver related disease.
Yobe State Water Corporation, has confirmed the death of Comrade Mohammed Bukar in its official Facebook page.”
“With total submission to the will of Allah (S.W.T), we announce the death of Comrade Mohammed M. Bukar, Former General Manager Yobe State Water Corporation. May Jannatil firdausi be his final abode”, the Corporation posted.
It was gathered that he died at the age of 59 and is survived by three wives and fourteen children.
Meanwhile, Governor Mai Mala Buni is among hundreds Muslim faithful who attended the funeral prayer of the later PDP House of Representatives candidate, Mohammed Bukar at Yobe Mosque and Islamic Centre, Damaturu.