Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye, Nigeria’s ambassador to the United States, has passed away.
According to SaharaReporters, he died at a Washington, DC hospital on Thursday.
The cause of his death is currently unknown.
Reports state that Adefuye was recalled to Nigeria after President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in. He was in the process of handing over to a new ambassador before his sudden death.