Buhari Mourns Supreme Court Justice Ngwuta


Deji Elumoye in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with family and friends of Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Nwali Sylvester Ngwuta, who passed away in the early hours of Sunday in Abuja.

In a condolence message issued on Sunday evening by his Media Assistant, Garba Shehu, the President joined the people and government of Ebonyi State, Nigeria Bar Association and members of the Bench in mourning the legal luminary, regretting that the death of the eminent Justice will leave a gap in the Supreme Court, considering his experience and dedication to interpretation of the constitution.

President Buhari said Justice Ngwuta lived and served the country with his knowledge of the law and therefore prayed that the Almighty God will accept the soul of the departed, and comfort his family.