Adamu Ciroma Dies At 84

Former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Adamu Ciroma,  has died at the age of 84.

A family source said on Thursday afternoon that the elder statesman died at a hospital in Abuja.

A prominent politician, Ciroma served as minister of finance under ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo.

He was a founding member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

He was also minister of agriculture and managing director of New Nigerian newspapers.

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