As reported by Breaking Times a while ago about the death of a Second Republic President, Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari, GCFR at the age of 93.
Shagari reportedly died at the National Hospital Abuja on Friday after a brief illness.
His demise was announced on Twitter by both the governor of Sokoto, Aminu Tambuwa and the former president’s grandson, Bello Shagari.
The governor wrote: “I regret to announce the death of former President Shagari who just passed away at National Hospital Abuja.”
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.
I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died right now after brief illness at the National hospital, Abuja.Bello Shagari twitted.