Chijioke Ugwueze, the member representing Isi-uzo Constituency in the Enugu State House of Assembly, is dead, Daily Post reports.
This occurred three days after the death of the Chairman of Nsukka Local Government Area, Patrick Omeje.
Ugwueze was the chairman of House Committee on Transport.
Speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday, the younger sibling, Ejike Ugwueze, said his brother died of heart failure.
He said the late lawmaker, 49 years old, was hypertensive and complained symptoms of malaria on Friday morning.
Ugwueze was rushed to a private hospital in Enugu on Friday morning and was later transferred to Enugu state Teaching Hospital Parklane, where he died in the evening.