Nigeria’s ambassador to Spain, Demola Seriki, is dead. His death was announced in a notice signed by his children on Thursday. The notice said that he died in Madrid, Spain in the early hours of the day.
Demola Seriki was born on Lagos Island on 30 November, 1959, Until his death, he was the Nigerian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Spain with concurrent accreditation as a Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations World Tourism Organization.
Seriki, who was a grassroot politician, began his career as a clerical officer at Lagos City Council, Lagos Island in 1978.
He was a former minister of Agriculture and Water Resources, Defence, Mines and Steel Development and Interior
Seriki is survived by wives and children.