President of Kogi Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga, is dead.
Atadoga died on Sunday after a brief illness.
Chief Information Officer, Kogi State Ministry of Justice, Saheed Saqeeeb, confirmed the news of his death to journalists on Sunday.
Atadoga became popular when he swore-in Idris Wada as governor of Kogi following a controversial court verdict, which gave room for two governors as the then Speaker of the House of Assembly, Abdullahi Bello, was also sworn-in by the Chief Judge, Justice Nasiru Ajanah.
He was instrumental to the creation of the Customary Court of Appeal in Kogi State.
Saharareporters, New York