The journalist Dele Giwa died at the age of 39. Here is all you want to know and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Nigerian-born journalist who founded the hard-hitting magazine Newswatch.
He attended the Authority Modern School in Lagere, Ile-lfe.
Tragically, he was assassinated by a mail bomb.
He was married three times. Olufunmilayo Olaniyan was his third bride.
He and Wilbur Smith both participated in journalistic endeavors in Africa.
How did Dele Giwa die?
Assassination. Dele Giwa was killed by a parcel bomb in his home at Ikeja, Lagos, while in his study with Kayode Soyinka, on Sunday 19 October 1986. The assassination occurred two days after he had been interviewed by State Security Service (SSS) officials. In an off-the-record interview with airport journalists, Lt.