• Memories!!! Remembering Gani Fawehinmi, the man who closed down his chambers 2 years after dying

    Memories!!! Remembering Gani Fawehinmi, the man who closed down his chambers 2 years after dying

    Late Gani Fawehinmi, exactly seven years ago,  died after a protracted battle with cancer. It was the demise of an astute lawyer and activist, whom the ‘masses’ and his admirers from the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) adorned with the title ‘Senior Advocate of the Masses’.

    Fawehinmi, who began practising law in 1965, had been on the side of the masses for so long, championing human right causes, several of them, pro bono, before, in 2001, he was finally made a Senior […]