A retired justice of the Supreme Court, Bolarinwa Babalakin, is dead.
Babalakin, who was called to the London bar in the 1950s, died on Saturday morning. He was aged 94.
A devout Muslim, the late Babalakin was an active member of the Muslim Association Of Nigeria, Ansarudeen Society.
He was also a former president of the Muslim Ummah of South-West Nigeria (MUSWEN).
He is survived by many children and grandchildren including billionaire businessman and lawyer, Dr Wale Babalakin (SAN), Chairman, Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Ltd and Architect Tayo Babalakin among others.