Nigeria Mourns Death of Retired Supreme Court Judge

The country mourns the death of former Supreme Court Justice Kayode Eso, who died in a London hospital.

  • Nigeria:  Kayode Eso, Erudite Jurist, Dies at 87

    Leadership, 17 November 2012

    One of the foremost justices of the Supreme Court, Justice Kayode Eso, is dead .Eso, who was highly respected for his integrity and courageous views on national issues, died on ... read more »

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Nigeria: The late Supreme Court judge Justice Kayode Eso.

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The late Supreme Court judge Justice Kayode Eso.

  • Nigeria:  Fayemi - Eso's Death, a Big Blow to Judiciary

    This Day, 17 November 2012

    The Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has expressed regret over the death of retired Supreme Court judge, Justice Kayode Eso, describing his passage as a "big blow to the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Justice Kayode Eso Was Integrity Personified, Says Atiku

    This Day, 17 November 2012

    Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has extolled the extraordinary virtues of integrity of the late retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Kayode Eso. read more »

  • Nigeria:  CPC - Kayode Eso Was an Incorruptible Judge

    This Day, 17 November 2012

    The Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) Friday described the late Justice Kayode Eso as an honest and incorruptible jury. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Northern Governors Eulogise Late Justice Kayode Eso

    This Day, 17 November 2012

    Northern States Governors' Forum (NSGF) has described the death of Late Justice Kayode Eso as disheartening, adding that the legal luminary died at a time he still had much to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Olanipekun Extols Justice Eso's Virtues

    This Day, 17 November 2012

    Former president of the Nigeria Bar Association Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN) has described the late Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Kayode Esho as an exemplary judge with ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Eso's Landmark Case (opinion)

    Vanguard, 17 November 2012

    Ojukwu versus Governor of Lagos State read more »

  • Nigeria:  Eminent Jurist, Kayode Eso, Dies At 87

    This Day, 16 November 2012

    The country's rank of accomplished judges has been further depleted with the death of Justice Kayode Eso at a London hospital on Friday. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Justice Kayode Eso Is Dead

    This Day, 16 November 2012

    Former Supreme Court Justice, Kayode Eso is dead. He died Friday morning in a hospital in London read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nation Has Lost a Great Legal Mind With Justice Eso's Death - President Jonathan

    Nigeria First, 16 November 2012

    President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has received news of the death of retired Honourable Justice Samuel Kayode Eso with sadness and a feeling of great national loss. read more »