DELTA STATE: House of Assembly Passes Customary Court Amendment Bill

State House of Assembly Session

The State House of Assembly read the third time and passed the Delta State Customary Courts Amendment Bill 2019 on Thursday.

The Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori who presided over the plenary said that “The Passage of the Bill will enhance access to Justice by Deltans”

Plenary Session of Passing of the Court Amendment Bill

At the Committee of the Whole, the Bill was considered clause by clause, section by section and amendments were proposed by Members and were considered by all”, he said.

The Speaker added that; “Distinguished Colleagues, I congratulate all of us for the passage of this Bill. It will no doubt improve the structure and administration of Customary Courts within the state and in-turn enhances access to justice by Deltans in these courts.

Once again, I thank you for your support and encouragement.


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