Chief Justice of Nigeria urges judicial officers to remain firm in pronouncements

The Chief Justice of Nigeria -CJN Walter Onnoghen has reiterated the need for judicial officers to be firm in their pronouncements.

He spoke in Abuja, at the opening ceremony of the 2018 annual conference of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, assuring that the judiciary would ensure that the country moves forward.

He said the arbitration was one of the set rules of court, as out of court settlement was the clause that provided for arbitration.

The Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, who also spoke, said that there was no need to prolong issues in the courts, and stressed the need to settle matters through arbitration.

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