By  Abasi Femi Oguntayo Ekiti State Government has announced new measures to curb sexual violence in the State. These measures were announced today by the Honourable Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda Esq. during a Press Conference at the Ministry of Justice Academy. According to Fapohunda, “there currently exists a number of measures including:…

Ekiti State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda, Esq. has called for synergy between his office, the Prisons, the Police and other Security Agencies as part of efforts to decongest the Prisons and ensure prompt dispensation of justice. He made this call on Thursday 28 February, 2019 during a meeting with Security Chiefs at…

January 31, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo   Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda has  expressed concern at the increasing rate at which victims of crime, their relations and interested persons apply for the discontinuance of criminal prosecution. Fapohunda who expressed this concern today as he signed a Directive on Applications…

January 27, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo   Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Olawale Fapohunda has expressed concern over the increasing incidents of women battering, rape and child defilement in the state. Fapohunda who made this observation during a meeting with top law officers in the Ministry said, the Ministry of Justice…

  January 26, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Bisi Egbeyemi has commissioned the Ministry of Justice Academy. He did the commissioning today, Friday 25th of January, 2019 at the Ministry of Justice Complex in the State’s Secretariat, where he was accompanied by the Attorney General of the State, Olawale Fapohunda, the…

January 24, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo Below is a Presentation by the Ministry of Justice in Commemoration of 100 Days of Fayemi’s Administration. Released by the Special Assistant to the Attorney-General on Public Education, Media and Communication, Tunde Olaolorun Esq. 1) About the Ministry of Justice: The mission statement and purpose of the Ministry…

January 21, 2019   The Ekiti State Executive Council today approved the enactment of a novel Administration of Civil Justice Bill. According to the Attorney-General of the State, Olawale Fapohunda, the main objectives of this Bill  are: (a) To reform and modernize the laws, practice, procedure and processes relating to the resolution of civil disputes…

January 09, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Olawale Fapohunda has lauded the governor’s visit to the Ministry of Justice and other ministries at the State’s Secretariat and has described it as a good development. The Governor who visited the ministries at the State’s secretariat on Wednesday, 9th…

January 03, 2019 By Abasi Femi Oguntayo The Ekiti State Ministry of Justice has established a Law Officers Security Protection Service in the State to ensure officers’ safety. This was made known by the honorable Commissioner of Justice and Attorney General of the State, Olawale Fapohunda on Wednesday, 2nd January on his twitter handle @AGWalefapohunda….

  January 01, 2019 By Abasi-Femi Oguntayo Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Ekiti State, Olawale Fapohunda, has felicitated with law officers in the State and used the medium to highlight some of the achievements of his ministry since his assumption of office last year November. In a new year statement signed by the…