“I was hunted living, but I was not honored in death.” This remark may have summed up the story of Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria who died in the early hours of September 19, 2021.

After a brief illness, Mailafia died at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, at the age of 64.

Many Nigerians were stunned by his death, since many looked up to him for speaking out against perceived government slowness, which has led to the country’s current predicament in key areas, especially the economy.

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The Northern Governors Forum, the Christian Association of Nigeria, and others are among the prominent organizations.

The development economist’s death has been grieved by the Southern Kaduna People’s Union, Arewa Consultative Forum, and National Consultative Front, among others.

Buhari has not sent a condolence note to El-Rufai five days after the death of CBN ex-deputy governor Mailafia.



The Presidency and the apex bank, where Mailafia served as deputy governor between May 2005 and March 2007, have remained silent, which is unusual.

Despite the fact that the Presidency has yet to release a condolence statement for Mailafia’s death five days later, it has expressed its condolences to famed juju artist Sunday Adegeye aka King Sunny Ade on the death of his wife, Risikat Adegeye, who died on Tuesday.

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The Presidency had also expressed sorrow for the death of Ibrahim Abdulkadir, the Emir of Gaya, who died on September 22, just four days after Mailafia.

Meanwhile, the death of the Kaduna State native has sparked controversy, with the Middle Belt Forum alleging that he was handled shabbily by physicians at the hospital. The hospital administration refuted the charges, claiming that the doctors did all possible to preserve Mailafia’s life.

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