Ismaila Isa Funtua, an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been buried at the Gudu Cemetery in Abuja.
He was buried after prayers at the Shehu Shagari Central Mosque Area 1, Garki, Abuja.
Funtua died on Monday after reportedly suffering a heart attack.
Some of the dignitaries who attended his funeral are Mamman Daura, a close relative of President Muhammadu Buhari; Mai Mala Buni, Governor of Yobe; Nduka Obaigbena, chairman of THISDAY/ARISE TV; and Sam Nda-Isaiah, publisher of Leadership Newspaper.
Nuhu Ribadu, former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was also in attendance.