Lagos State Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has expressed heartfelt condolence to the family of the late Justice Isiaka Ishola Oluwa, who passed away at an enviable age of 102 years.
In a tribute to the late jurist, Sanwo-Olu described the illustrious son of Lagos State as “godly, disciplined, courageous and loyal in his stewardship to the judiciary.”
He said that Honourable Justice Oluwa’s contributions prior to his retirement from the Bench in 1983, will always be recognised and acknowledged by members of the judiciary, especially the State High Court, which he served for many meritorious years.
Sanwo-Olu said, “Justice Oluwa, as an illustrious son of Lagos State, has indeed etched his name in the annals of our state, not only as the oldest retired justice, but more importantly as a renowned member of the team that blazed the trail of the judicial path of excellence that our judiciary has been known for”
While celebrating the memory of the eminent Justice Oluwa, with the hope that his great accomplishments will be emulated by all, Governor Sanwo-Olu prayed that the Almighty Allah comforts his family and the people of Lagos State.