Ambassador Segun Olusola is dead.
He died on Thursday evening in Lagos according to his aide, Wole Adediran after a brief illness.
Baba died at about 6.30pm this evening.
Chief Olusola, a veteran broadcaster was former Nigeria's Ambasador to Ethiopia.
He was also the creator of the popular drama series Village Headmaster.
He is the founder of the African Refugees Foundation.
He was 78.