Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Happy Birthday to Dr. Akpo Mudiaga Odje

Dr. Akpo Mudiaga Odje is a popular legal practitioners, human rights activities based in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria. He is celebrating his birthday today.  We at IYBlog wish him long life and more prosperity!  

Dr. Akpo Mudiaga Odje is the son of Late Dr. Mudiaga Odje (September 25, 1923 - December 9, 2005) Born in Evwreni, Delta State Nigeria. Dr. Odje was a Legal Luminary and one of the few attorneys to have shaped both the constitutional and legal systems of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He was the lead Counsel in the case wherein the first impeachment of a sitting Governor in Nigerian legal history was successfully upheld. Dr. Odje was one of the only and foremost lawyers to have successfully persuaded the Supreme Court of Nigeriato overrule itself on a previous decision and accept his contention as the correct position of the Law.


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