A lawyer has collapsed and lost consciousness outside a courthouse in Port Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State.
The legal practitioner who is a native of Ibaa in Emohua local government area of the state was identified as Eze Agala.
He reportedly slumped just as he stepped outside the Magistrate Court building on Moscow Road, Port Harcourt.
He was immediately rushed to the police clinic, where he was declared dead.
Meanwhile, Rivers State chapter of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) is yet to issue a statement in respect to the development.
However, friends and colleagues have taken to the social media to mourn his unfortunate death.