Pioneer ICPC Chairman Justice Mustapha Akanbi dies at 85


The Pioneer Chairman of Independent Corrupt Practice and other related offences Commission (ICPC) and former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Mustapha Akanbi (CFR) is dead.

Justice Akanbi who was also the first Wakili of Ilorin died in the early hours of today at a private hospital in Ilorin after a brief illness at the age of 85 years.

One of the children of late Mustapha Akanbi, Barrister Ahmed Akanbi, confirmedĀ  the passing away of the Ghana born judge and a foremost anti graft crusader.

The Janaza prayer, according to the spokesperson of the family, will take place this morningĀ  at the deseased residence, House number 6, Agba Dam street, off Ahmadu Bello way, G. R. A Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.


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