Is Bola Tinubu dead? Is the biggest question in Nigeria at the moment.
Newsone reports that news has emerged suggesting that the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Nigeria’s ruling party, Bola Tinubu is dead.
This online news platform understands that the news of Bola Tinubu death is coming after claims that Bola Tinubu health condition had worsen.
Is Bola Tinubu dead?
While some online news platforms claim Bola Tinubu, a report filed by Sahara Reporters and monitored by Newsone Nigeria, however, claim Bola Tinubu is hospitalised.
The report quoted a source to have said that: “Tinubu is hospitalised in Maryland, US. His health is failing. He couldn’t participate in launching his Arewa library, and he couldn’t participate in the Local Government Area elections last week. He could not attend today’s APC congress due to health reasons.
“He had a surgery last week,” an authoritative source disclosed.
What is Bola Tinubu’s media team saying about the rumour?
Bola Tinubu’s media adviser, Tunde Rahman says his principal is not sick, hospitalised or dead as claimed by “some people”.
According to him: “His Excellency Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is fine. He is hale and hearty. He is not in any hospital. He has no medical problem that would require hospitalization. Yes, he is out of the country at the moment. He will be back shortly.
“Anytime he travels out of the country, the next thing some mischievous people would say is he is sick, hospitalized or has died. It is shameful that perpetrators of this evil are not deterred by the fact that each time this fake news has been propagated, they have been proven wrong.
“Who really is afraid of Asiwaju Tinubu? Those wishing Asiwaju Tinubu evil or dead should be careful. They should know the matter of life and death is in the hand of only God Almighty”, Tunde Rahman added.