Just-In: Former Nigeria Interim President, Chief Ernest Shonekan Dies At 85

Just-In: Former Nigeria Interim President, Chief Ernest Shonekan Dies At 85

Chief Ernest Shonekan, the former head of the Interim National Government that succeeded the military junta of General Ibrahim Babangida, is dead, Thecitypulsenews reports.

Ernest Shonekan died in Lagos on Tuesday 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.

Just-In: Former Nigeria Interim President, Chief Ernest Shonekan Dies At 85

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