Alhaji Usman Aliyu Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s Second Republic President is useless.
His loss of life was introduced right this moment on Twitter by his grandson, Bello Shagari. He was 93 years previous.
“I remorse asserting the loss of life of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died proper now after temporary sickness on the Nationwide hospital, Abuja”.
Shagari, a former trainer, former minister was the President of Nigeria between 1979 and 1983, when he was toppled in a navy coup that produced present Nigerian chief, Muhammadu Buhari on January 1, 1984 as navy head of state.
The previous chief was born February 25, 1925 in Shagari, in Sokoto.
After his early training, he labored as a trainer for a short interval earlier than coming into politics in 1951.
In 1954, he was elected to the federal Home of Representatives.
He served seven instances in a ministerial or cupboard publish as a federal minister and federal commissioner from 1958–1975, earlier than he was elected president in 1979. He received a disputed re-election in 1983 that accelerated a navy coup three months later after he was sworn in and the financial system was on a precipitous decline.