On Wednesday, a state of confusion prevailed in Anambra when a popular lawyer, Barrister Solomon Uzoigwe, slumped and died in a court room during trial over a land matter.
The incident occured inside Onitsha High Court in Umuchu town in Aguata Local Government Area of Anambra State where he had gone to defend a matter against the advice of his wife.
According to eye witnesses, late Barrister Solomon Uzoigwe had gone to court to defend a land matter but before the trial date, he suddenly fell sick.
Although, his wife warned him, he still went to the court where he eventually collapsed and died
The corpse has been deposited in an undisclosed mortuary for autopsy report before he will be buried in his village in Ibughubu in Umuchu town Aguata Local Government Area in Anambra State.
What would have caused the death of the deceased was not known because the autopsy report was not yet ready.
It is widely known that Barrister Solomon Uzoigwe was always in court for land matters and family issues. His professional colleagues and wife had warned him severally but he was stubborn. Due to this reason, the lawyer’s death has been linked to diabolic powers.
The 41-year old lawyer who got married recently, had only a kid before he died.