Former CBN Deputy Gov Obadiah Mailafia Is Dead
A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Obadiah Mailafia, is Dead.
Mailafia died on Sunday after a brief illness that is yet to be disclosed.
This was announced by the Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the Middle Belt Forum, Ms Ndi Kat.
According to her, Mailafia died on Sunday Morning at the National Hospital Abuja.
The former CBN Deputy Governor was born on December 24, 1956.
He was a Nigerian development economist, international polymath, central banker, statesman and the 2019 Nigeria Presidential election Candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC). He was a former official of the African Development Bank Group and one-time Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
He was also the Chief of Staff of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP), the 79-nation multilateral development institution based in Brussels, Belgium.