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Supreme Court Judge, Samuel Oseji, Is Dead


Supreme Court docket Justice Samuel Oseji is useless.He died within the early hours of Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at an Abuja hospital, the place he had been on admission. He was aged 67.

Director Info, Supreme Court docket, Dr Festus Akande, confirmed his demise in a press assertion made out there to journalists.

He mentioned, “The Supreme Court docket of Nigeria has misplaced one in all its Justices to the chilly fingers of demise within the wee hours of Tuesday twenty eighth September, 2021 after a protracted sickness.

“Justice Samuel Chukwudumebi Oseji who was among the many eight Justices of the Supreme Court docket that had been sworn-in on Friday sixth November 2020, died on the Nationwide Hospital, Abuja, the place he had been receiving medical consideration for some days now”.

The late Justice Oseji is from Idumuje Unor in Aniocha North Native Authorities of Delta State.

He was born in Jos, Plateau State on June 2, 1954 to the household of Mr. and Mrs. Ebenezer Oseji and attended Nigerian Folks’s Excessive Faculty, Lagos between 1977 and 1979, and later proceeded to St. Patrick’s School, Asaba, Delta State the place he accomplished his Secondary Faculty training in 1980.

The late JSC was admitted into the distinguished College of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1980 and had his LLB Diploma in 1984; and was subsequently known as to the Nigerian Bar in 1985.

He had a short working stint with the Authorized Support Council earlier than his appointment as Senior Justice of the Peace Grade 1 within the the Delta State Judiciary in January 1994. He was appointed Excessive Court docket Choose in Delta state on November 9, 1998; and was later elevated to the Court docket of Attraction Bench on July 16, 2010.


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