Reacting to the news, a former minister of aviation described him as a great man and a worthy son.
“Nigeria and the South West have lost a great man and a worthy son. May the soul of Chief Ernest Shonekan, our former He
Meanwhile, Ogun state government confirms that former Head Of The Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Adegunle Oladeinde Shonekan is alive, saying the rumour is far from being true.
A telephone call from the Secretary to the State Government, Taiwo Adeoluwa, on Tuesday evening indicated that the former Head of Interim National Government of Nigeria is hale and hearty as the government says, “It is a lie from hell. Baba is alive.”
“People should disregard rumours of his death”, he stated.