Hon Justice Syĺvester, Nwali Ngwuta, CFR, of the Supreme Court is dead.
According to the information made available to TheNigerialawyer, Justice Ngwuta died in the early morning of today.
A source informed newsmen that he died in his sleep at his official residence in Abuja.
It will be recalled that Justice Ngwutu, was one the justices who gave the January 14, 2020 judgement that overruled the election victory of Emeka Ihedioha and declared Hope Uzodinma as winner of the Imo State gubernatorial election.
Justice Ngwuta, Was getting set for his retirement from the Supreme Court on 30th March, 2021 upon attainment of 70 years mandatory retirement age.
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace! Amen