The Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasiru Ajanah is dead. He died at the age of 64 years.
Justice Ajanah, who has been in the Isolation Centre at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital is believed to have died from COVID-19 related complications.
A member of the family confirmed the death of the respected Jurist to Forefront News on Sunday morning.
The death of the Chief Justice of Kogi State cme less than a forth night after one of the aides of Governor Yahaya Bello, also died at an Abuja hospital.
Similarly, the President of the Kogi State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga, also died barely eight days ago.
The Kogi State government is yet to accept that COVID-19 is in the state as it maintains that the NCDC is merely trying to force figures on the state.