A Lawmaker elected under the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Rose Oko, is dead.
Senator Oko, who represented Cross river North Senatorial District died last night at a UK medical facility, was aged 63.
Bittertruth Media gathered that the late Lawmakers died from a long-fought battle with a physical affliction.
Born on September 27, 1956, Senator Rose Okojie Oko was a Member of the Federal House of Representatives from the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP), representing Yala/Ogoja Federal Constituency and later elected as the first female representative from her constituency in June 2011 and sat as Deputy Chairman House Committee on Education.
She was later elected into office as the first female Senator from her Senatorial District in June 2015 in the 8th Senate and was re-elected in 2019.
Until her sudden demise, she was the Chairman, Senate Committee on Trade and Investment.