An aide to former Military Head of State, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, Ibrahim Bamali, has dismissed reports that the former President is dead.
Recently there have been unconfirmed reports in some quarters that the former military Head of State was dead.
But speaking with newsmen on Wednesday, Bamali denied the reports, saying the former Head of State is alive and not dead.
According to Bamali, “Babangida is not dead, he is alive and well, please disregard the rumour going on in town.
Responding to the question on the whereabouts of the former President, he said, “Though he has gone to Germany for a routine medical check-up, he is expected back in the country soon,” Bamali added.