Former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, is alive contrary to the rumour about his death during the week, according to sources.
Vanguard reports that an online media had published that the former president passed on Friday, May 17, adding that it was gathered that Babangida is hail and hearty and still bubbling with life.
News Critic gathered that an impeccable source told Vanguard that General Babangida along with his children, close friends and associates broke fast together in his Hill top mansion Friday, May 17.
“It is normal that during fasting like this, all the children of the former Military president normally come to Minna and breakfast with him.
”Not only that, Babangida normally break his fast with many of his friends and other relatives and he has been doing so since this year’s fasting started including yesterday and as you know, the dead cannot breakfast with the living and that is to tell you that the man IBB is still alive and not dead and still bubbling with life,” the source declared.
According to the newspaper, as at the time of going to press, General Babangida is still said to be expecting some visitors which he is scheduled to meet around 10 pm.
“This is to tell you that the man is still very healthy and a testimony that he will still live long,” the source added.
It was reported that Babangida in a statement on Monday, January 14, in commemoration of the Nigerian Armed Forces Remembrance Day, saluted the armed forces for their commitment in ensuring peace in the country.