Meet the First Five (5) Female Judges in Nigeria

These are the First Five (5) Female Judges in Nigeria. The photo was taken at Judges Conference Lagos in 1980.

 

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From Left to Right:

1, Dulcie Ethel Adunola Oguntoye

2, Roseline Omotosho

3, Modupe Omo-Eboh

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4, Atinuke Ige &

5, Aloma Mukhtar

Meet the First Five (5) Female Judges in Nigeria
First Five (5) Female Judges in Nigeria

Late Justice Omo-Eboh (nee Akingbehin) was called to the Bar on Mar 13, 1953. She became the first female High Court Judge in Nigeria on Nov 10, 1969.

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Oguntoye was 2nd to become a Judge.

Mukhtar the 3rd.

Ige the 4th.

Omotosho the 5th.



But Aloma Mukhtar the 3rd, became the 1st female CJN in Nigeria; 1st female Justice of Supreme Court; 1st female Justice of Court of Appeal; 1st female Judge of High Court in Kano Judiciary; 1st female Lawyer from Northern Nigeria!

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