Nigeria's Olu Onagoruwa‎, Activist, Human Rights Campaigner Dies

Respected across Africa, Olu Onagoruwa, 80, served as attorney-general during the dictatorship of the late general Sani Abacha, where throughout his tenure, he never allowed the gates of justice to close for any Nigerian. He was also part of the international team that drafted the constitution of the Republic of Ethiopia in 1994, writes Segun James for This Day.



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Olu Onagoruwa, human rights campaigner, activist and former attorney general has died.