FORMER COUNCIL MEMBERS

FORMER CHAIRMEN OF THE COUNCIL
PERIOD OF SERVICE AS CHAIRMAN
Hon. Justice M.L. Uwais, GCON
April, 2000 to June, 2006
Hon. Justice S. M. A. Belgore, GCON
June, 2006 to January, 2007
Hon. Justice I. L. Kutigi, GCON
January, 2007 to December, 2009
Hon. Justice Katsina-Alu, GCON
December, 2009 to August, 2011
Hon. Justice Dahiru Musdapher, GCON
August, 2011 to July, 2012
Hon. Justice A. M. Mukhtar, GCON
July, 2012 to November, 2014
Hon. Justice Mahmud Mohammed, GCON
November, 2014 to November, 2016

FORMER DEPUTY CHAIRMEN OF THE COUNCIL
PERIOD OF SERVICE AS DEPUTY CHAIRMAN
Hon. Justice A. G. Karibi-White, CFR
April, 2000 to March, 2002
Hon. Justice S. M. A. Belgore, CON
March, 2002 to June, 2006
Hon. Justice I. L. Kutigi, CON
July, 2006 to December, 2007
Hon. Justice S. U. Onu, CON
December, 2007 to June, 2008
Hon. Justice A. I. Katsina-Alu, CON
June, 2008 to December, 2009
Hon. Justice Niki Tobi, CON
January, 2010 to July, 2010
Hon. Justice Dahiru Musdapher, CON
July, 2010 to August, 2011
Hon. Justice A. M. Mukhtar, CON
August, 2011 to July, 2012
Hon. Justice Mahmud Mohammed, CON
July, 2012 to November, 2014
Hon. Justice W. S. Nkanu Onnoghen, CFR
November, 2014 to November, 2016

OTHER FORMER MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL
1
Hon. Justice Saidu Kawu, CON (Late)

Justice of the Supreme Court (Rtd)

2
Hon. Justice P. Nnaemeka-Agu, CON (Late)

Justice of the Supreme Court (Rtd)

3
Hon. Justice B. O. Babalakin, CFR

Justice of the Supreme Court

4
Hon. Justice A. B. Wali, CFR

Justice of the Supreme Court (Rtd)

5
Hon. Justice Anthony I. Iguh, CON

Justice of the Supreme Court (Rtd)

6
Hon. Justice P. O. Aderemi, CON

Justice of the Supreme Court (Rtd)

7
Hon. Justice M. M. A. Akanbi, CFR

President, Court of Appeal Rtd. and Former Chairman, ICPC

8
Hon. Justice Umaru Abdullahi, CON

Former President, Court of Appeal

9
Hon. Justice I. A. Salami, CON

Former President, Court of Appeal

10
Hon. Justice Dalhatu Adamu, CFR

Former Ag. President, Court of Appeal

11
Hon. Justice O. Kolawole, OFR (Late)

Justice, Court of Appeal (Rtd)

12
Hon. Justice M. B. Belgore, OFR (Late)

Former Chief Judge, Federal High Court

13
Hon. Justice R. N. Ukeje, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Federal High Court

14
Hon. Justice Abdullahi Mustapha, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Federal High Court

15
Hon. Justice Dan Abutu, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Federal High Court

16
HRH, Hon. Justice L. H. Gummi, OFR

Former Chief Judge, FCT

17
Hon. Justice Edet R. Nkop

Former Chief Judge, Akwa-Ibom State

18
Oba Hon. Justice J. A. Ajakaiye

Former Chief Judge, Ekiti State

19
Hon. Justice K. O. Amah

Former Chief Judge, Abia State

20
Hon. Justice A. S. Dahiru, OFR

Chief Judge, Sokoto State

21
Hon. Justice B. S. Gujba, OFR

Chief Judge, Yobe State

22
Hon. Justice K. D. Ungbuku (Late)

Former Chief Judge, Bayelsa State

23
Hon. Justice S. S. Darazo, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Bauchi State.

24
Hon. Justice I. A. Sotuminu, OON

Former Chief Judge, Lagos State

25
Hon. Justice J. C. N. Ugwu (Late)

Former Chief Judge, Enugu State

26
Hon. Justice Tijani Abubakar, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Jigawa State

27
Hon. Justice Iche N. Ndu, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Rivers State

28
Hon. Justice I. O. Olakanmi

Former Chief Judge, Oyo State

29
Hon. Justice P.C. Onumajulu, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Imo State

30
Hon. Justice Adamu Aliyu, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Taraba State

31
Hon. Justice D. N. Eyamba-Idem, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Cross-Rivers State

32
Hon. Justice C. O. Jacobs, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Ogun State

33
Hon. Justice Ibrahim Umar, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Kebbi State

34
Hon. Justice B. S. Bansi, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Adamawa State

35
Hon. Justice A. N. Nwankwo, CON

Chief Judge, Ebonyi State

36
Hon. Justice R. P. I. Bozimo, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Delta State and Administrator, NJI

37
Hon. Justice J. N. Ndajiwo, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Niger State.

38
Hon. Justice S. A. Mahuta, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Katsina State

39
Hon. Justice F. O. Ogunsola, OFR (Late)

Former Chief Judge, Osun State

40
Hon. Justice E. A. Nzegwu, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Anambra State

41
Hon. Justice I. A. U. Umezulike, OFR

Chief Judge, Enugu State.

42
Hon. Justice Kate Abiri, CON

Chief Judge, Bayelsa State

43
Hon. Justice G.O.O. Olateru-Olagbegi, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Ondo State

44
Hon. Justice A.Y . Ubangari, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Nasarawa State

45
Hon. Justice Kulu Aliyu, OFR

Chief Judge, Zamfara State

46
Hon. Justice Inumidun Akande, OFR

Former Chief Judge, Lagos State

47
Hon. Justice I. Hwande, OFR

Chief Judge, Benue State

48
Hon. Justice P. N. C. Umeadi

Chief Judge, Anambra State

49
Hon. Justice C. O. Idahosa

Chief Judge, Edo State

50
Hon. Justice O. O. Olopade, CON

Chief Judge, Ogun State.

51
Hon. Justice Shehu Atiku

Chief Judge, Kano State

52
Hon. Justice A. O. Bamigbola

Chief Judge, Kwara State.

53
Hon. Justice B. A. Njemanze

Chief Judge, Imo State

54
Hon. Grand Kadi M.M.Y ola

Former Grand Kadi, S.C.A. Adamawa State

55
Hon. Justice UstazY unus Abdullahi (Late)

Former Grand Kadi, S.C.A ,Kogi State

56
Hon. Grand Kadi Mohammed A. Idris

Former Grand Kadi, S.C.A, Gombe State

57
Hon. Justice M. S. Abubakar (Late)

Former Grand Kadi, S. C. A, Yobe State

58
Hon. Grand Kadi Mohammed Adamu Idris

Former Hon. Grand Kadi, S.C.A, Gombe State

59
Hon. Grand Kadi Abubakar M. Shettima

Former Grand Kadi, S.C.A., Borno State

60
Hon. Kadi Ismaila Mohammed

Grand Kadi, Taraba State

61
Hon. Kadi A.Y . Marafa

Grand Kadi, Sharia Court of Appeal, Bauchi

62
Hon. Justice Moses A. Bello, OFR

President, C.C.A., Abuja

63
Hon. Justice A. P. B. Utsaha

Former President, C.C.A, Benue State

64
Hon. Justice Y usufuY akubu, OFR (Late)

Former President, C.C.A, Nasarawa State

65
Hon. Justice S.O. N. Ogene

President, C.C. A. Delta State

66
Hon. Justice G. A. Sha, OFR

Former President, C. C. A, Plateau State

67
Hon. Justice J. O. Olubor, OON

Former President, C.C.A. Edo State

68
Hon. Justice V. N. Nebo

President, C. C. A. , , Enugu State

69
Hon. Justice S. Daramola

Chief Judge, High Court of Justice, Ekiti State

70
Hon. Justice Hakilayalah Heman, CON

Chief Judge, High Court of Justice, Gombe State

71
Hon. Justice Daniel A. Ayah

President, Customary Court of Appeal, Bayelsa State

72
Chief Kehinde Sofola, CON, SAN, (Late)

Lagos (NBA)

73
Dr. Mudiaga Odje, OFR, SAN, (Late)

Warri (NBA)

74
Chief A. N. Anyamene, SAN (Late)

Enugu (NBA)

75
T. J.O. Okpoko, SAN, OFR

Warri (Former NBA President)

76
Alh. Abdullahi Ibrahim, CON, SAN

Kaduna, (NBA)

77
Alh. Murtala Aminu, OFR

(Galadiman Adamawa) , Yola (NBA)

78
Chief Wole Olanipekun, OFR, SAN

Ibadan, Oyo State. (NBA Former Chairman)

79
Chief P. G. E. Umeadi, SAN (Late)

Onitsha, (NBA)

80
Chief Bamidele Aiku, SAN

Ibadan, (NBA)

81
Chief N. Nwanodi, Esq. (Late)

Port-Harcourt, (NBA)

82
Chief Anthony O. Mogboh, SAN

Enugu, (NBA)

83
Chief B. M. Wifa, OFR, SAN

Port-Harcourt, Rivers State (NBA)

84
Prince Lanke Odogiyon, Esq.

Kaduna, (former NBA President)

85
Mr. J. B. Daudu, SAN

Kaduna, (Former NBA President)

86
Alhaji Liberty Shettima, OFR (Late)

NBA (Maiduguri)

87
Mr. O. C. J. Okocha, MFR, SAN

Port-Harcourt, (Former NBA President)

88
Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, OON, SAN

Lagos, (Former NBA President)

89
Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN

Ibadan, Oyo State (Former NBA President)

90
E. J. J. Toro, SAN

Kaduna, ( NBA)

91
Ambassador M. Lawal Sambo (Late)

(Walin Zazzau), Zaria

92
Dr. (Mrs) Abigail I. Ajoku, KSM

Umuahia, Abia State

93
Mrs. Gloria Nnamani

Enugu, Enugu State

94
Hajia Bilkisu Abdulmalik-Bashir, Esq, OON

Former Acting Secretary, NJC

95
Mr. Okey Wali, SAN (Former NBA President)

Port-Harcourt, Rivers State

96
Mrs. Patricia Igwebuike, Esq.

Enugu, Enugu State, (NBA)