The Abuja judge, who ordered the arrest and production of the Imo governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hope Uzodinma, has died.
Judge Abdulwahab Mohammed of the Grade 1 Area Court, Kubwa, Abuja, The Nation learnt, died on Saturday at the National Hospital, Abuja.
An official of the court told The Nation on Monday that Mohammed died at the National Hospital Abuja, to which he was rushed when he slumped on Saturday.
The official said the late judge had his tooth extracted at the Kubwa General Hospital but suffered complications thereafter.
It was learnt the judge has had frequent visits to the hospital to address the complications until he suddenly slumped last Saturday and had to be rushed to the National Hospital.
The 32-year-old Mohammed, who was from Edo State, is said to have left behind a pregnant wife.