Family Announces Justice Nwokedi’s Death


The Uthoko Na Eze family of Achalla, Anambra State has announced the demise of their patriarch, a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice PK Nwokedi.

According to a statement by the Uthoko V of Achalla, Igwe Alex Ezeoba Nwokedi, the late Justice Nwokedi, who was also a former Chief Judge of the old Anambra State, Chairman of the Nigerian Law Reform Commission and the first Chairman of the Nigerian Human Rights Commission.

He survived by five children, 10 grand-children, one great grand-child, many brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He added that funeral arrangements would be announced by the family in the course of time.