Lagos - A former Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Chukwudifu Oputa, has been confirmed dead at 96, Vanguard reports.
The son of the departed jurist and a musician, Charles Oputa (aka Charlie Boy), confirmed the death of his father in a statement.
He said his father passed on peacefully on Sunday afternoon, May 4, 2014, after recovering from a brief illness. He stated that funeral announcements will soon be released by the family.
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