The Ekiti State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Olawale Fapohunda has advised civil servants to rededicate themselves to their duties and shun time wasting. Mr. Fapohunda who gave this advice in Ado Ekiti at a day ICT training session organized by the state Ministry of Justice for workers in its registry department, assured that government would continue Read More
The Hon.Attorney General, Mr Olawale Fapohunda led the Ekiti State group to the International Bar Conference, in Boston,Massachusetts,in USA.between 6th and 12th October,2013. The attendance of the conference is part of the on-going Justice Delivery Enhancement strategy to encourage International networking and ensure an administration of Justice that is in tandem with International best practices. Read More
The Ministry of Justice invites participation from Senior Secondary School Students in Ekiti State to participate in an Essay Writing Competition to mark the 3rd Anniversary of the Fayemi Administration. The objective of the competition is to encourage creativity and to foster deeper understanding of Administration of Justice issues. TOPIC: What Does Human Rights Mean Read More
The Ministry of Justice in collaboration with the Office of The Public Defender, Lagos State has organised an interactive session with the Directorate of Citizens’ right. Speaking during the session in Ado, the resource person Mrs Omotola Rotimi, Director, Office of The Public Defender (OPD) Lagos State, stated that OPD is on ground to lend Read More
The State Executive Council has approved 3 bills for presentation to Ekiti State House of Assembly. The Bills are: BILL FOR A LAW TO PROVIDE FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF MAGISTRATES’S COURTS AND FOR THE APPOINTMENTS OF MAGISTRATES, JUSTICES OF PEACE AND OTHER OFFICERS OF SUCH COURTS AND RELATED MATTERS. The purpose is to provide a legal Read More
The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Mr. Okey Wali (SAN) has cautioned the Federal and State government against politicizing judicial appointment saying the job of the Bench requires experience. He stated this during the opening ceremony of the 2013 Annual General Conference of the Association titled “Law, Leadership and challenges of Nationhood in Read More
The Ekiti State Board of Internal Revenue organized a 2-day retreat on Taxation for Ekiti State Internal Revenue Service Staff and the Judiciary. The retreat is tagged “The Roles of The Judiciary in Revenue Generation”, had participants from the Judiciary, Magistracy and also Legal Officers from the Ministry of Justice.
The Head of Service, Mr. Olubunmi Famosaya,MNI has expressed his satisfaction at the new look of the Ministry of Justice, Ado-Ekiti. Speaking during a visit to the Ministry on the review of the Freedom of Information Law, he said there should be further dialogue between the MOJ and MDA’s on the implementation of the Freedom Read More
The Attorney-General & Honourable Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Olawale Fapohunda has held a meeting again with some stakeholders in the security outfit in Ado-Ekiti. The meeting focused on the establishment of the Ekiti State Justice, Crime prevention and Security Trust Fund. The meeting was attended by representatives of all Security Agencies in Ekiti. Resource persons Read More
The Ministry of Justice, Ekiti State organized a 1-day ICT training for all the lawyers in the Ministry. The training anchored by the Grace Infotech Limited the patent owner of Law Pavilion an ICT product for e-library.