A Chief Magistrate of a Tinubu Magistrate Court, sitting in Lagos, Mrs Abimbola Aoko-Komolafe has died.
The 51-year-old passed away sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning.
She previously presided over Court 2, Ebute-Meta Gardens but was recently posted to Court 2, Tinubu Magistrates Court, Lagos.
Friends, family and well wishers posted condolence messages on her Facebook wall, describing her death as shocking, and a loss to the judiciary.
The cause of death remains unknown as of the time of filing this report.