A former Military Governor of Lagos and Imo States in 1975 and 1976 respectively, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu, is reportedly dead.
He died Wednesday morning at the age of 77.
Mrs Joe Okei-Odumakin his ally and associate confirmed his death.
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“I can confirm that he has passed on. This is very sad news. A statement will be issued soon”, she said.
Kanu, who was appointed into the Supreme Military Council headed by the late Head of State, Gen. Murtala Muhammed in 1975, later became a human rights activist after leaving the military.
He joined the pro-democracy movement, NADECO, and played a leading role in the agitation for the actualisation of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election.
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