Nigeria’s former Minister dies at 73

Aregbesola mourns former minister of planning, Rasheed Gbadamosi

A former Minister of National Planning, Rasheed Gbadamosi, is dead.

Gbadamosi, 73, died on Wednesday evening in his Ikorodu, Lagos residence.

The cause of his death was not disclosed.

Gbadamosi, a businessman, had in April suffered stroke and was flown abroad for medical attention.

The deceased, a playwright and economist, served as the Commissioner for Establishment and Economic Development in Lagos State.

Late Rasheed Gbadamosi was recently appointed co-chairman of the Lagos at 50 planning committee.

NNN.COM.NG is a portal where you can read latest Nigeria News from all Nigeria Newspapers such as such as Punch, Vangaurd, Daily Times, Thisday, Guardian, Nation, Leadership and more in one place. NNN aggregates Naija News and sort them according to their sources, category and relevance as a way of reducing the effort a news reader needs to put in to reading breaking news in Nigeria and across the world.