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.