Former Minister and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Chief Richard Akinjide is Dead
The 89 year old legal luminary died Yesterday in Ibadan
An impeccable source told our reporter that his remains has been deposited at a morgue
Akinjide was called to English Bar in 1955 and later in Nigeria.
The Peoples Democratic ChieftainHe was a former minister of education in the government of Prime Minister Tafawa Balewa during the first republic and the minister for Justice in the administration of President Shehu Shagari in the second republic.