Ex-President Shehu Shagari is reported dead.
Shagari passed away at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday. He was 93 years old.
The news was broken by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on his Twitter handle.
Tambuwal had tweeted:
I regret to Announce the death of former President Shehu Shagari who just passed away at National Hospital Abuja. May his Soul Rest in Peace. pic.twitter.com/D9GR8vpkbT— Aminu W. Tambuwal (@AWTambuwal) December 28, 2018