The Governing Council, Management and Staff of the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

regrets to announce the demise of the former Institute Librarian, Chief Theophilus Olakunle Dada, BA (Hons) Lagos; PGD. Lib (Ibadan); LLB (Hons) Lagos; BL, LL.M (Lagos); ACiArb (UK).

The sad event occurred on Sunday, October 6, 2019 after a brief illness. He was aged 74 years.

Chief Theophilus Olakunle Dada assumed duty in the Institute on March 3, 1980 as a Senior Librarian. He rose through the ranks to become the Institute Librarian in 2000 where he worked assiduously to transform the library to a first class centre for the acquisition of information, knowledge and research. He retired from active service in the Institute in 2011.

Chief T.O Dada was a professional Librarian, Legal Practitioner, Consultant, Arbitrator, Lecturer, Astute Administrator and a Notary Public for Nigeria.
He is survived by a wife, children, grandchildren and other relations.

Burial arrangements as announced by the family.

OCTOBER 7, 2019