The Oasis Reporters
March 12, 2021
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has mourned the passing of Supreme Court Judge, Justice Nwali Sylvester Ngwuta, who passed on March 7, 2021.
The governor, in a statement, said the death of the judge was a heavy loss to Nigeria’s judiciary and the entire nation.
According to him, “I received the sad news of the passing of Justice Nwali Sylvester Ngwuta with a heavy heart. He was a dedicated, dutiful judge who stood always on the side of justice and fairness, discharging his responsibilities as a dispassionate jurist through which he strived to enthrone the rule of the law.
“Justice Ngwuta would always be remembered for his uprightness. He would be sorely missed.”