The Borno State Commissioner for Environment, Waziri Imam, is dead. Reports said he died on Wednesday at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital after a brief illness. Waziri was the younger brother of Kashim Imam, a two-time gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, who is now a member of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC. On Wednesday morning, Friends and family members were seen trooping to the home of the deceased politician behind the Maiduguri Government House.