Dr Obadiah Mailafia a presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in the 2019 election is dead.
Mailafia who was also a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, was said to have died at thae age of aged 64.
According to sources, Dr Mailafia died after a protracted illness at a hospital in Abuja this morning.
The former deputy governor of the apex bank was till his death, a critic of the Buhari-led administration.
Recall that sometime in 2020, the State Security Services (SSS) also known as the Department of State Services (DSS) invited Dr Mailafia on several occasions after he made comments and implying statements over the lingering insecurity in the country, one of such was that a governor of northern Nigeria was a leader of the Boko Haram terror group.