The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke has reinstated her commitment to fight corruption, which according to her, has given the Lagos judiciary a bad name.
Justice Oke stated this on Tuesday during the commencement of a four-day workshop for staff of the judiciary.
Speaking at the workshop tagged ” towards an efficient and effective administration of justice system in Lagos State, Justice Oke said that it is now a new dawn in the Lagos State Judiciary as her administration will not tolerate vices of any form from any member of staff.
“Let me state emphatically that it is now a new dawn in the Lagos State Judiciary as this Administration will not tolerate such vices from any member of staff. This Administration will by the grace of God Almighty have zero Tolerance for corruption in whatever form.”
Oke noted that the judiciary has lost the confidence of the public due to allegations of corruption in the system and urged members of staff to to turn a new leaf and join her in serving court users in an efficient way so as to bring back confidence in the Judiciary.
She said: “The essence of this workshop again is to promote a new ethical orientation into the consciousness of all staff. It has become necessary to do away with the old spirit of doing things and for a new spirit which will give positive image to the Lagos State Judiciary. We must imbibe a strong sense of integrity, a positive attitude to work and we must hold ourselves…