A former Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Samuel Ilori, has died at the age of 87.
Ilori, who was Lagos State 9th Chief Justice reportedly died on Tuesday.
A brief statement on Wednesday signed by his daughter Olukemi Ilori on behalf of the family said the former chief judge died on Tuesday in Lagos.
“He was well and just passed peacefully on that day,” the statement read.
The family said it would announce funeral plans later.