FORMER CHIEF JUSTICES OF NIGERIA

FORMER CHIEF JUSTICE OF NIGERIA
PERIOD
The Hon. Justice John Verity KE
(Deceased)
1946 - 1954
The Hon. Justice Sir John Foster Sutton
(Deceased)
1954 - 1958
The Hon. Justice Sir Adetokunbo Ademola, CFR, KBE, PC
(Deceased)
1958 - 1971
The Hon.Justice (Dr) Teslim O. Elias, NNMA, GCON
(Deceased)
1972 - 1975
The Hon. Justice Sir Darnley Alexander, GCON, CBE
(Deceased)
1975 - 1979
The Hon. Justice Atanda Fatai Williams, GCFR, CBE
(Deceased)
1979 - 1983
The Hon. Justice C.S. Sowemimo, CON
(Deceased)
1983 - 1985
The Hon. Justice Ayo G. Irikefe, CON
(Deceased)
1985 - 1987
The Hon. Justice Mohammed Bello, GCON
(Deceased)
1988 - 1995
The Hon. Justice Mohammed Lawal Uwais, GCON
1995 - 2006
The Hon. Justice S. M.A. Belgore, GCON
2006 - 2007
The Hon. Justice Idris Legbo Kutigi, GCON
2007 - 2009
The Hon. Justice Aloysius I. Katsina-Alu, GCON
2009 - 2011
The Hon. Justice Dahiru Musdapher, GCON
2011 - 2012
The Hon. Justice Aloma Mariam Mukhtar, GCON
2012 - 2014
The Hon. Justice Mahmud Mohammed, GCON
2014 - 2016