BREAKING: Former Nigerian Leader, Ernest Shonekan dies at 85

NEWS DIGEST – The former interim Head of State of Nigeria, Chief Ernest Oladeinde Shonekan has died.

Shonekan died in Lagos at the age of 85.

He ruled the country during a brief stint as he headed the Interim National Government that succeeded the junta of General Ibrahim Babangida between 26 August 1993 and 17 November 1993.

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