Dr Emmanuel Ikwulono, the Benue State Commissioner for Health and Human Resources is dead.
According to report, that the commissioner died three months after he was sworn in to office in August 2020.
His death was however, announced on Radio Nigeria, Harvest FM located in Makurdi occurred in Jos, the Plateau State capital where he was taken to for medical attention.
Meanwhile, at the time of filing this report, his family is yet to comment.
However, a source from Government House, Makurdi said the commissioner died from complications of surgery for a yet-to-be ascertained ailment in an undisclosed hospital.
The source added that the commissioner had last week attended State Executive Council meeting before he went for the surgery that claimed his life.