The upcoming inquiry into the cause of Mohbad’s death is scheduled to begin on September 27th, 2023. In a letter dated September 26th, 2023, the Lagos Chief Coroner informed human rights lawyer Mr. Femi Falana SAN about the impending inquest.
The proceedings will take place at Magistrate Court 3, Candide Johnson Courthouse, Ita-Elewa, Ikorodu, Lagos. This announcement marks a significant step towards uncovering the details surrounding Mohbad’s passing.
The primary objective of the coroner’s inquest is to shed light on the events leading up to Mohbad’s death. Given the widespread reactions and speculations surrounding the incident, it is crucial to establish the facts and circumstances.
This inquiry aims to provide answers and closure for both the grieving family and the public, who have been deeply affected by Mohbad’s untimely loss.
The letter from the coroner magistrate, acting on behalf of Chief Coroner Justice M.A. Dada, outlined the specifics of the inquest, stating that the proceedings would commence at 12 noon.
The directive was issued in response to a letter from Mr. Femi Falana’s office, which alerted the Chief Coroner to the tragic death that occurred in Ikorodu, where Mohbad’s life was tragically cut short.