Fallen Legal Heroes: Bamidele Aturu Esq.

Late Bamidele Aturu (October 1964 – July 2014 ) was born on 16 October in Ogbagi Ondo State, Nigeria to the family of Mr and Mrs....

Fallen Legal Heroes: Justice Samuel Olumuyiwa Jibowu

Justice Samuel Olumuyiwa Jibowu (August 26, 1899 – June 1, 1959) was a Nigerian jurist who was the first African to serve on the...
Fallen Legal Heroes: Justice Phillip Nnaemeka-Agu

Fallen Legal Heroes: Justice Phillip Nnaemeka-Agu

Justice Nnaemeka-Agu (FEB 28, 1928 – JAN 24, 2011) was born at Obinagu, Udi in Enugu State, the late Nnaemeka-Agu had his early education...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Justice Dahiru Musdapher

Late Justice Dahiru Musdapher (1942 – 2018) was born in Babura Town in Babura, a local government area in the north of Jigawa State....

Former Kwara Chief Judge Passes On; Gov Ahmed, Others Mourn

A former Chief Judge and National President of the Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressives Union, IEDPU, Justice Saka Yusuf (rtd), is dead. He died at the...

Tribute to Justice Mohammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie (1946-2017)

One of the major news last week in the judiciary was that on the death of Justice Mohammed Saifullahi Muntaka-Coomassie (rtd) on 12 October,...

Fallen Legal Heroes – Chief Remilekun Adetokunbo Fani-Kayode

Chief Remilekun Adetokunboh Fani-Kayode (Fani-Power), Q.C., S.A.N, C.O.N (1921-1995) Chief Remilekun Adetokunboh Fani-Kayode, Q.C., S.A.N, C.O.N (1921-1995) was a leading Nigerian nationalist, elder-statesman, lawyer and...

Fallen Legal Heroes: Chief James Ajibola Idowu Ige, SAN

James Ajibola Idowu Adegoke Ige (also known as Bola Ige) 13 September 1930 – 23 December 2001 was born in Zaria. His parents were...