Saturday 27 May 2023

The first 5 female Judges in Nigeria

The photo was taken in Lagos at a Judge's Conference.

L-R: Dulcie Ethel Adunola Oguntoye, Roseline Omotosho, Modupe Omo-Eboh, Atinuke Ige, and Aloma Mukhtar.

Late Justice Modupe Omo-Eboh(neeAkingbein)was called to Bar on March 14, 1953. She became the first female High Court Judge in Nigeria on November 10, 1969.

Oguntoye was the 2nd to become a Judge, Mukhtar the 3rd, Ige the 4th, and Omotosho the 5th

Aloma Mukhtar was the first female Chief Justice of Nigeria. First female justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. First female justice of the Court of Appeal of Nigeria. First female judge of the High Court in Kano State judiciary. The first female lawyer from Northern Nigeria.

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