Ex-Minister of works and housing, Hassan Lawal is dead. Lawal who served as minister under late President Umaru Yar’Adua died in the late hours of Saturday after a protracted illness at the Turkish Nizamye Hospital in Abuja.
He was buried yesterday according to Islamic rules.
Until his death, at various times, he served as minister of labour and productivity, health minister, and works minister.
He is survived by his two wives, children and relatives.