Nigeria Supreme Court Judge Is Dead


Nigeria Supreme court Judge, Justice Chukwudumebi Samuel Oseji, has passed away today 28th September 2021 at the age of 67.

Gistlover learned that the apex court judge died in a private hospital in Abuja on Tuesday after a brief illness.

Justice Oseji was appointed a judge of the High Court of Justice, Delta State before being promoted to Court of Appeal in 2010.

The late judge has served in Enugu, Benin and Lagos before being elevated to the nation’s apex court.

His death brings the total number of Supreme Court Justices in Nigeria to 17.

The deceased was born on June 2, 1954, in Aniocha North LGA of Delta State. He attended Saint Patrick’s College, Asaba, Delta State.

He graduated from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in 1984 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1985.