NJC Recommends Appointment of Forty-Six Judicial Officers – [Full List)

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The National Judicial Council, at its 98th Meeting of 10 and 11 May 2022 considered the list of candidates presented by its Interview Committee and at the end of deliberation, recommended the under-listed names of Forty-nine (49) successful candidates as Heads of Court and other Judicial Officers for the Federal and State Judiciaries in Nigeria.

They are as follows:

CHIEF JUDGE, IMO STATE

i) Justice Chukwuemeka-Chikeka Theresa Eberechukwu

GRAND KADI, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, NASARAWA STATE

i) Kadi Bahago Yusuf Abubakar Agwai II

PRESIDENT, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, IMO STATE

i) Justice Okorie Victor Uchenna

THREE (3) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, BENUE STATE

i) Felicia Mnguashima Ikyegh

ii) Omale Gabriel Anebi

iii)   Shishi John Mkoholga

TWO (2) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, JIGAWA STATE

i) Auwal Ya’u

ii) Mustapha Bello Adamu

THREE (3) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, DELTA STATE

i) Diai Christopher Dumebi

ii) Odebale Ekuogbe Baro

iii)   Gesikeme-Akebofah Angonumere Mary

FOUR (4) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, PLATEAU STATE

i) Ladi Agyer Madaki

ii) Longden Danladi Jacob

iii)   Elizabeth Ibrahim Angai

iv) Samchi Dasplang Simon

THREE (3) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, KEBBI STATE

i) Hassan Shehu Kuwwa

ii) Shamsudeen Jaafar

iii)   Maryam Abubakar Kaoje

FOUR (4) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, ADAMAWA STATE

i) Ishaku Yakubu Haliru

ii) Felix Daniel Nzarga

 iii)   Abbas Adamu Hoban

iv) Maxwell Tartius Pukuma

FOUR (4) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, KOGI STATE

i) Clement Ohiani Kekere

ii) Hawa Eleojo Yusufu

iii)   Isa Jamil Abdullahi

iv) Ojoma Racheal Haruna

SIX (6) JUDGES, HIGH COURT, IMO STATE

i) Okereke Chinyere Ngozi

ii) Onyekachi Michael Bless Chibueze

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iii)   Antoinette Chinenye Onyeukwu

iv) Innocent Chidi Ibeawuchi

v) Alinnor Lotanna Chukwunyere Leo

vi) Nwachukwu Obinna Emmanuel

ONE (1) KADI, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, PLATEAU STATE

Yahaya Mohammed Kanam

ONE (1) KADI, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, KEBBI STATE

Nasiru Umar Zagga

TWO (2) KADIS, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, ADAMAWA STATE

i) Magaji Chiroma

ii) Ibrahim Barkindo

TWO (2) KADIS, SHARIA COURT OF APPEAL, NIGER STATE

i) Mohammed Ahmad Isah Dalibi

ii) Shehu Ibrahim Yunusa

THREE (3) JUDGES, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, FCT, ABUJA

i) Yunusa Idris Kutigi

ii) Muhammad Boyi Marafa

iii)   Ubom Unwana Sam

ONE (1) JUDGE, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, DELTA STATE

i) Akumagba Ete Francis

TWO (2) JUDGES, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, ADAMAWA STATE

i) Momsisuri Bemare Odo

ii) Evaristus Paul

THREE (3) JUDGES, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, KOGI STATE

i) Comfort Ekwuojo Toluwase

ii) Paul Ade Olupeka

iii)   Shaibu Yakubu

TWO (2) JUDGES, CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, IMO STATE

i) Okafor Emeka Paulinus

ii) Onuegbu Chinemerem Ucheoma

All recommended candidates are expected to be sworn-in after approval of the NJC recommendations to their respective State Governors and the respective State Houses of Assembly, as the case may be.

Soji Oye, Esq

Director, Information

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