U Ko Ni (Suu Kyi adviser) Age, Wife, Biography, Death Cause & More
Bio Real NameU Ko Ni NicknameKo Ni ProfessionLawyer, Writer Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm in meters- 1.75 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 9” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 80 kg in Pounds- 176 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourWhite Personal Life Date of BirthYear 1951 Date of Death29 January 2017 Place of DeathYangon International Airport, Myanmar Death CauseAssassination Age (as in 2016)65 Years Birth PlaceYangon, Myanmar NationalityBurmese HometownYangon, Myanmar SchoolB.E.H.S(1) Katha, Sagaing, Burma CollegeRangoon Arts and Science University, Yangon Educational QualificationsB.A. LLB FamilyFather- Not Known Mother- Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known ReligionIslam Controversies• He opposed the military-drafted 2008 constitution and called it "a fake federal constitution." • In 2015, he criticized the National League for Democracy (NLD) for not selecting any Muslim candidates in the national elections. Girls, Affairs and More Marital StatusMarried WifeTin Tin Aye
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U Ko Ni was a popular human rights lawyer and a legal adviser to Myanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD) leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi.
He was a Burmese Muslim and a Supreme Court Lawyer who had handled 900+ criminal cases and 1400+ civil cases.
He founded Laurel Law Firm in 1995 with 2 other advocates.
He wrote 6 books on human rights issues and democratic elections.
He was involved in the interfaith peace movement.
On 29 January 2017, on his return from a government delegation trip to Indonesia, he was shot in the head when he was hiring a taxi outside the airport around 5 pm by an assassin who also killed the taxi driver. Later, the assassin was identified by police as U Kyi Lin from Mandalay, Myanmar.