Former Nigerian minister of education, Babalola Borishade is dead. He died today in London after a brief illness.

He was initially rushed to Reddington Hospital in Lagos, last week from where he was taken to London. The cause of death was lung and heart –related, many reports claim.

Late Borishade served as a minister for four times, between 1999-2011. Between February 2001 and May 2003, he served as the Minister of Education. He was 71. May his soul rest in peace.

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