Chief Tom Amioku, a former commissioner representing Delta State on the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), has died.
It was gathered that he died on Saturday after a brief illness.
Before his death, Amioku has been absent from political activities for a long while.
The deceased held other positions, including being a Vice Chairman of the PDP in Delta Central Senatorial district.
He was also former Commissioner for Works in Delta state.