As a Muslim I strongly believe everybody will die, Ex president opens up on his illness

Ex Nigerian military president and forner head of state Ibrahim Babangida, has finally opened up about his illness.

The Former head of state debunked rumors of his incapacitation few days ago when reports emerged that he was ill and disabled.

 Speaking with some reporters on April 24, Sunday, in his home in Minna, the Niger state capital, Former military president said: 

“It is true I have minimised my appearance atiku public functions because of my ill health, but not to the level of incapacitation as being widely circulated in some media.

 “‎For me, it doesn’t shock me neither bother me because I know I must go and meet God my Creator,” he added.

 “There is nothing really to worry about, my religion has told me. 

“Well, as a Muslim I strongly believe everybody will die. “Everybody will die and everybody has to die.

 “It could be now or in 100 years time or two days to come. “But it doesn’t matter. 

“Everybody must die. “You can see me attending to people, after which we all go in for our lunch and have our prayers before I retire for my siesta. 

“I am not incapacitated. “Nobody is above sickness or death because nobody is above what God has destined. “Everybody will fall sick or will die or either of their relations must die.” 

He further added 

 “I still believe very strongly in this country, which is further demonstrated by the people of these great nation because they are very industrious people, hardworking,” former head of state added. 

“That gives me the hope for Nigeria.” 

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