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18 years after, who killed Nigeria's Justice Minister Bọ́lá Ìgè?

On December 23, 2001 Nigeria’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Chief James Ajibọ́lá Idowu Ìgè (Cicero), simply known as Bọ́lá Ìgè was murdered in his home in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital. Ìgè, who was a legal luminary was hacked down by assassins just two days to Christmas of 2001 after all his security personnel reportedly left the house at the same time on the guise that they wanted to get something to eat. Ìgè’s assassination wasn’t the only political killing that marked

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18 years after, who killed Nigeria's Justice Minister Bọ́lá Ìgè?