List of past and present Chief Justices of Nigeria
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
Mahmud Mohammed: 2014–incumbent