A former deputy governor of Nigeria’s Apex Bank, the Central Bank Of Nigeria, Obadia Mailafiya has been reported dead at the age of 64
A family confirms that the vocal critic of the president Fovernment over spate of insecurity died at the National Hospital Abuja on Sunday morning at about 8am after a brief illness.
Mailafiya who served from 2005 to 2007 as deputy governor of the CBN, hailed from Sanga Local Government council of Southern Kaduna
Obadiah Mailafia was a Nigerian development economist, international polymath, central banker, statesman and the 2019 Nigeria Presidential election Candidate of African Democratic Congress. He is a former official of the African Development Bank Group and one-time Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. Born: 24 December 1956 (age 64 years), Party: African Democratic Congress Education: University of Oxford, Ahmadu Bello University, Oriel College