Chief Justice of Nigeria- Past And Present

Taslim Olawale Elias
Taslim Olawale Elias

Name of Chief Justice of Nigeria | Term

* Adetokunbo Ademola | 1958-1972

* Taslim Olawale Elias | 1972-1975

* Darnley Arthur Alexander | 1975-1979

* Atanda Fatai Williams | 1979-1983

* George Sodeinde Sowemimo | 1983-1985

* Ayo Gabriel Irikefe | 1985-1987

* Mohammed Bello | 1987-1995

* Muhammad Lawal Uwais | 1995-2006

* Salihu Moddibo Alfa Belgore | 2006-2007

* Idris Legbo Kutigi | 2007-2009

* Aloysius Iyorgyer Katsina-Alu | 2009-2011

* Dahiru Musdapher | 2011-2012

* Aloma Mariam Mukhtar | 2012-2014 (First female Chief Justice of Nigeria)

* Mahmud Mohammed | 2014-2016

* Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen | 2017-present

 

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