Stephen Dunmoye

The former Chief Press Secretary to ex-Military President, Ibrahim Babangida, Duro Onabule, has died at 83.

Ex-IBB spokesman, who is also journalist was born in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun state, on September 27, 1939.

He attended CMS Grammar School and School of Journalism, London.

He worked as a reporter for the Daily Express in 1961 before he joined the Daily Sketch and returned to Daily Express.

In 1969, he served as the London correspondent of the Express. In the mid-1970s, he worked for the Daily Times, then rose to become a deputy editor.

However, the cause of his death is unknown at the press time of filling this report.