The Managing Partner of Rickey Tarfa & Co, Mr. John Segun Odubela (SAN) has died of Covid-19 complications, The Street Journal has learnt.
Mr. Odubela who was also a former Commissioner of Education in Ogun State, died on Monday, March 15, after battling Covid-19 complications.
The late commissioner graduated from Ogun State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar in 1990.
He went on and obtained a Masters of Law degree from the University of Lagos, in 1995.
Odubela was a member of the International Bar Association and Nigerian Bar Association, as well as a Notary Public of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
He also served as a member of Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s Edo State Election Petition legal team.
Burial rites and other arrangements will be announced by the family in due course.