Nasir El-Rufai, the Kaduna state governor, has sent his condolences to the former lawmaker representing Bayelsa East in the upper legislative chamber, Senator Ben Murray Bruce.
She was 61-year-old at the time of her death.
Reacting, the Kaduna state governor, in a tweet on his official twitter page, expressed sadness over the death of Bruce’s wife.
He said:” My brother Ben I join everyone in conveying condolences and sympathies for this loss.
”Your wife was a great hostess, gentle soul and warm friend to me and our family.
”May her soul rest in perfect peace. I am so sorry, this loss is Irreparable.”
Meanwhile. Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria has also commiserated with Senator Ben Murray-Bruce on the sad loss of his wife.