Breaking: Abacha’s Ex- Chief of General Staff, Oladipo Diya Is Dead

The former Chief of Staff Defence Headquarters Lt Gen Oladipo Diya rtd has bowed to the icy hand of death.

Former Deputy to Late Gen Sani Abacha died in the early hours of Sunday.

He  died at the age 78 years.

He would have been 79 years next week Monday, 3rd of April,2023.

According to a statement issued on behalf of the family by Prince Oyesinmilola Diya titled “General Oladipupo Diya is dead”, the family seek the prayers of Nigerians at this time of mourning.

The statement added, “On behalf of the entire Diya  family home and abroad; We announce the passing on to Glory of our dear Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Lt- General Donaldson Oladipo Oyeyinka Diya (Rtd) GCON, LLB, BL, PSC, FSS, mni.

“Our dear Daddy passed onto glory in the early hours of 26th March 2023.

“Please keep us in your prayers as we mourn his demise in this period. Further announcements will be made public in due course.”