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Ayotunde Phillips, 14th Chief Judge, Lagos State

Hon Justice Ayotunde Phillips was appointed the 14th Chief Judge of Lagos State in 2012 and retired from the position in June 2014. A year on she talks to the IBA about her time as a judge, the evolution of the judiciary and the significant role of women in the country’s judicial system. She speaks about the outlook for Nigeria’s judiciary and the challenges it continues to face.