04 September 2020 by VICTORIA ABAH
A senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Ahmed Raji has called for judicial reforms especially in the area of technology for Speedy dispensation of Justice in the country.
Mr Raji who made the call while addressing journalists in Abuja, explained that, this would help the judiciary be in line with global best practices.
The Senior lawyer who decried poor funding of the sector, added that the welfare of the bench was poor compared to their western counterparts.
On the mode of appointment in the judiciary, Mr Ahmed Raji, described it as one of the major challenges in the sector, amongst others that needed to be tackled, urgently.
The Learned Silk, however, commended the bench for upholding the rule of law over the years, despite the odds.
Mr Raji also urged the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, to resolve the ongoing crisis amongst members for the betterment of Nigerians.