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Breaking: Former Nigerian Interim President, Ernest Sonekan Is Dead

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Former Interim National Government of Nigeria, Chief Ernest Shonekan who succeeded the junta of General Ibrahim Babangida, has died.

Shonekan died in Lagos at the age of 85.

He was the interim head of the Nigerian Government between August 26 and November 17 1993 when he was ousted in a coup led by late General Sani Abacha.

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Chief Shonekan was made Interim President after the annulment of 1993 general election won by Late Moshood Kasimawo Abiola.

Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

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