A Popular Lagos-based human right activist and attorney, Ikechukwu Ikeji has passed away, Nigeria’s burgeoning online integrated media platform, OBLONG MEDIA can report.
The outspoken attorney who is also a Pastor at The City Of Light Church (TCOLC), Ijesha, Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial city, died on Sunday evening, November 12, 2017.
Barrister Ikeji it was gathered, attended the Sunday service at TCOLC, Ijesha, Lagos and did not complain of any issue during and after the church service.
After the church activities, The City Of Light Church, Ijesha, Lagos, had a dinner which Barrister Ikeji also attended.
It was gathered that the attorney went upstairs after the dinner and was seen coughing and vomiting a few minutes later.
Barrister Ikeji, the founder of Ikechukwu Ikeji and Co. law firm located at 16, Fadeyi Aladura Steet, Awolowo Way, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria, it was gathered was rushed to an undisclosed hospital and was later pronounced dead by doctors on Sunday night, November 12.
The attorney left behind his wife and three (3) children, all boys. It was gathered that the last child of the deceased is yet to clock six (6) months.
Meanwhile, it is not clear if Mr Ikeji choked after eating as the hospital is yet to make a statement regarding his death, though OBLONG MEDIA blog gathered that the attorney was hale and hearty before the unfortunate incident occurred on Sunday night.