Senator Stella Oduah, representing Anambra North Senatorial district lost her son in Abuja on Friday, PUNCH reports.
The report stated that, the son, whose name is yet to be known, died after a brief illness.
Unconfirmed reports say the deceased was 28 and that he died at a private hospital in Abuja in the early hours of Friday.
When Oduah, a former Minister of Aviation was contacted, she confirmed the report, saying her son died after a brief illness.
Senator Uche Ekwunife, representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, also confirmed the news.
“It is very unfortunate. It has shown that death and life belong to God and it is only Him who controls our life. It is a trying moment for her and all of us. I know how it feels as a mother. It is only God who can console her,” Ekwunife said.
Unconfirmed reports stated that Oduah’s son was aged 28.