Mohammed, son of the late Gani Fawehinmi, is dead.

Family sources said that he complained of breathing difficulty on the morning of Wednesday, August 11, 2021 and was rushed to an undisclosed hospital where he eventually gave up the ghost.

Mohammed was born on February 21, 1969. He had his primary school at Kotun Memorial School, Surulere, Lagos and his secondary education at Federal Government College, Sokoto.Fawehinmi

He was a graduate of Business Administration from the University of Lagos in 1991. He obtained an LLB degree from the University of Buckingham, England and was called to Nigerian Bar in 1998.

On September 23, 2003, while returning from his father’s law firm, Mohammed had a lone car accident that confined him to wheelchair.

Speaking few years ago on the challenge of practicing law while on wheelchair, Mohammed termed his ordeal as part of life’s ‘buffet’.

He remained unmarried due largely to his condition and despite being born to a notable father, Mohammed suffered stigmatization due to his health condition.

Until his death, he was Head, Mohammed Fawehinmi’s Chambers, Director, Nigerian Law Publications Limited, Director, Books Industries Nigeria Limited and Director, Gani Fawehinmi Library  & Gallery Limited.



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