19 September 2021A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, has passed on at the age of 64.Mailafia, who was a columnist withThe PUNCHwas said to have died at midnight after a brief illness.The former deputy governor, who was the Presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress in the 2019 election, was a known government critic and had advocated for public sector and exchange rate reforms.
Mailafia was born on December 24, 1956, in the Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State.He later graduated top of his class at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, in 1978 with a B.Sc.Honours Social Sciences degree (Politics, Economics, and Sociology). He also has an M.Sc. from the same institution.
He subsequently won a French Government Scholarship to France, where he earned a Certificate in French Language and Civilisation from the University of Clermont-Ferrand in 1985. Read more: The Punch Newspapers »
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After Obadiah spoke about the incessant killing of citizens and named some people responsible. He is gone. U that have a hand in his death, u won't live forever, even if ur cloned u still will expire soon Buhari and APC government has succeeded in killing this man at last. May his spirit hunt them to death.
Wow......He cried out about the injustice in the country. May his soul rest in peace. I hope the circumstances of his death will be investigated. I fighter he was, May his Soul Rest In Peace. Sad indeed. A great loss to Nigeria and believers in a Nigeria. May Heaven grant repose to his soul & succour to his family.
HOLD BUHARI PRESIDENCY TERRORIST ORGANIZATION RESPONSIBLE RIP This man was killed by the wicked regime of buhari, because he spoke against the fulani and their sponsorship. This parter of killing has become a system. The end shall justify the means . He died with a big secret. He refused to mentioned those enemies of this country. RIP but u no try o for hoarding the information that we would have been eternal grateful to u for.
They finally killed this man. He exposes their evil acts. May his Soul Rest in peace. A great loss to intellectualism and prosperous Nigeria. RIP Malaifia.
BREAKING: Obadiah Mailafia, former CBN Deputy Gov is deadObadiah Mailafia , a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria is dead. Mailafia , the 64-year-old reportedly passed away on Sunday morning at Hmmmmm may your soul rest in peace legend.😢💔 How many of us will remember when Mr Obadiah said they are after his life for revealing the truth about the atrocities of the Buhari Government and the Fulanization agenda? finally they have killed him after leaking their evil agenda against nig
What? But even if nations stand up and cry for democracy, in vain, but you continue to fund or rather support our oppressors, so nations are perturbed, were should we run to, in Nigeria Ethiopia WorldBank IMFNews amnesty robertamsterdam amnestyusa ,hrw. We just lost a great man! Though he did not know me before he passed on to glory but the love I had for him can't be explained by mere words. I wish we meet again after d resurrection of the saints.
How Now......... One day we will pay for all our sins and no one will be left out Rest in power sir They have killed him Hmm, speak and die. If you know, you know. May God comfort your family. RIP. God comfort his family and people whom he often spoke up for just as much as he spoke up on national issues.
In my thought l think this people fulani/bandits sponsor have succeeded in taking him out of the equation. Why, because he is pouring sand in there garri. Think my people
BREAKING: Obadiah Mailafia, former CBN Deputy Governor, is dead | Daily TrustObadiah Mailafia , former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria ( CBN ), is dead. Details of his death are still sketchy but sources told Daily And now his watch is ended... They don kpai the man,who is next?! RIP
RIP Any more details? He passed after falsely accusing innocent people. Hmmm How did he died?
Aboki FX: How speculators attack, affect naira value —CBN ex-deputy gov MoghaluA former CBN Deputy Governor Kingsley Moghalu, has said that currency speculators attack and affect the value of the naira.
Naira crisis: Pursuing Aboki FX, a waste of efforts, Utomi tells CBN - Punch NewspapersNaira crisis: Pursuing Aboki FX, a waste of efforts, Utomi tells CBN If he had been given the CBN Governor or Minister of Finance, he will have been attacking even more vigorously..... Politrickians Aka cluelessness Tell him sir, clueless CBN governor. Even a layman knows that pursuing abokifx won't reduce the demand for FX which the banks cannot meet due to restriction and limits by CBN herself
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[BREAKING] Exchange rate: CBN to 'shut down' popular Aboki FX website - Punch Newspapers[BREAKING] Exchange rate: CBN to ‘shut down’ popular Aboki FX website This is just like Manchester United fans blaming LiveScore for loosing to Young boys.... Una go get sense las las... ayemojubar Is it Aboki fx that is in control of all dollar exchange in Nigeria ..awon arindin Omo! This is abysmally hilarious.🤣😮💨