On behalf of the Management and staff of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS),

the Director General announces the glorious transition of Professor M.A Ajomo which sad event occurred on April 1, 2018 after a brief illness.

Professor M.A. Ajomo was the Director-General of NIALS from 1988 to 1995 where he worked assiduously to transform it to a first class centre for legal research and education. He was a doyen of the legal profession and a jurist of global repute. He also distinguished himself as an astute arbitrator and mediator.

As a member of the Faculty of Law, University of Lagos and also former Dean of the Faculty from 1982-1984, Professor Ajomo mentored many law students and contributed immensely to the enhancement of educational standards in the legal profession.
Even after retirement from public service, Professor M.A. Ajomo continued to tirelessly identify with NIALS at all times and rarely missed NIALS’ public functions.
Condolence Registers have been opened in his honor at the Lagos and Abuja offices of NIALS.

May His Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Funeral arrangements are as announced by his esteemed family.