JUST IN: Judge handling cases of Nyako, Saraki, Ekweremadu dies

The Nation reports about the death of Justice Steven Evoh Chukwu of the Federal High Court in Abuja. According to a newspaper resources in the court, the judge have passed away at hospital in Garki, Abuja, on early Wednesday.
He had been reportedly fighting with an unknown disease for about a month before loosing his battle. The court’s management is yet to issue a formal statement confirming or refuting the judge’s death.
Justice Chukwu was involved in major cases against former Adamawa state governor, Murtala Nyako and his two children; the trial of former officials of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), Sani Lulu, Taiwo Ogunjobi and others.
The judge was also in charge of the case initiated by five senators contesting the latest election that produced Bukola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu as the Senate president and deputy president respectively.

What you need to know about Justice Chukwu

Born on August 24, 1964 in Afikpo North Local Government Area, Ebonyi state, Justice Chukwu was appointed a judge of the Federal High Court on January 3, 2008.
Justice Chukwu was involved in major cases against former Adamawa state governor, Murtala Nyako and his two children; the trial of former officials of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), Sani Lulu, Taiwo Ogunjobi and others.
The judge was also in charge of the case initiated by five senators contesting the latest election that produced Bukola Saraki and Ike Ekweremadu as the Senate president and deputy president respectively.

What you need to know about Justice Chukwu

Born on August 24, 1964 in Afikpo North Local Government Area, Ebonyi state, Justice Chukwu was appointed a judge of the Federal High Court on January 3, 2008.
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