Former two head of Nigeria’s Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), Justice Mustapha Akanbi will be buried today, just hours after his death.
One of the adolescents of the late felony luminary, Dr. Usman Akanbi proven the burial to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Ilorin.
He stated the pioneer ICPC chairman, died around 1:00 a.m on Sunday and that he will be buried in accordance to Islamic rites on Sunday afternoon.
Born on September 11, 1932, in Accra, Ghana, Justice Akanbi, was once appointed the ICPC chairman by way of the then President Olusegun Obasanjo in 2000 and served till 2005.
He bought a scholarship to learn about law at the Institute of Administration, now Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
He then went for similarly legal research in the United Kingdom.
He used to be known as to the English Bar in 1963, and was once referred to as to the Nigerian Bar in January 1964.
He joined the Ministry of Justice and became a Senior State Counsel in 1968.
In 1969 he set up a private exercise in Kano. In 1974 he used to be appointed a judge of the Federal Revenue Court, and in January 1977 he used to be accelerated to the Court of Appeal Bench.
In 1992 he was made President of the Nigerian Court of Appeal, a role he held till retiring in 1999. (NAN)