Kogi State has lost its Chief Judge, Justice Nasir Ajanah to the cold hands of death. Ajanah was said to have died in a coronavirus centre.
A member of the late Judge’s family reportedly confirmed the death to The Cable on Sunday morning. According to the family member, Ajanah died at the COVID-19 isolation centre in Gwagwalada, Abuja.
The judge was said to have died a week after the death of Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga, the president of the Kogi customary court of appeal was reported.
The late Judge who died at the age of 64, served in various capacities such as chairman, Kabba disturbance tribunal, Kogi, (1994); chairman, election petitions tribunal in Adamawa state (1998); member of governing council of Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (1999 and 2006) and chairman, panel on Murtala Mohammed international airport fire incident (2000).
It was further learnt that he will be buried in Abuja on Sunday June 28.