Diezani Alison Madueke is not dead


Diezani-Alison-MaduekeIt was said that the former Nigerian Minister of Petroleum,Diezani Alison-Madueke, is dead.

Media platforms like online news portals, had reported that the ex-minister, who is battling cancer, is dead.

Vanguard confirmed that Diezani is alive and recovering from the deadly cancer disease.

A BBC Africa journalist, who claimed to have spoken to Diezani’s lawyer said she is alive.

“Diezani lawyer Oscar Onwudiwe says he has spoken to her husband and #diezani is indeed alive,” he posted on Twitter.