The Father of Judicial Activism in Nigeria and the greatest protagonist for an Independent Judiciary and very well known
for his relentless efforts in maintaining discipline and protecting the integrity of his court, RTD Justice Kayode Eso died in London on the 15th of November, 2012.
RTD Justice Bobakayode Eso was born on September 18, 1925 at Ilesa, in Osun State, Nigeria. He proceeded to Trinity College, Dublin where he graduated with a Bachelor of Law with Hons Degree in Legal Science in 1953 and a Masters in 1956. This notable law practitioner died at the age of 87.
May his soul rest in peace (Amen)