Today, the remains of the former president of Nigeria,Alhaji Shehu Shagari who passed on, on Friday evening has been laid to rest at his private residence in his hometown in Shagari local government area of Sokoto State.
The late Shagari was said to have been battling with a long ailment which eventually led to his death on Friday. 93 year old Shagari was flown to Abuja on Tuesday after his ailment deteriorated, but unfortunately gave up the ghost on Friday.

By Joshua Olagundoye