AGF, Fagbemi will bring desired reforms to Justice sector- Emir of Ilorin
By Kayode Lawal
December 02, 2024
The Emir of Ilorin, Dr Ibrahim Sulu Gambari has expressed confidence that the Attorney General of the Federation AGF and Minister of Justice, Prince Lateef Fagbemi (SAN) will bring desired reforms to the justice sector.
The former Court of Appeal Presiding Justice,
according to a statement by Kamarudeen Ogundele Special Assistant to the AGF on Communication & Publicity expressed the optimism when Fagbemi paid him a courtesy visit in his palace on Tuesday in Ilorin, Kwara State Capital.
Dr Gambari who described the AGF as the pride of Kwara, hailed President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for appointing him as the Chief Law Officer of the Federation capable of rejuvenating the justice sector.
The monarch said he had known Fagbemi for over 30 years since his days on the bench and was confident that he would uphold the tenets of justice and the fight against corruption.
He also described Fagbemi as a philanthropist and legal icon who had contributed greatly to legal jurisprudence.
The Emir called on stakeholders in the justice sector to work as a team with the AGF to bring the desired development to the justice sector in the overall interest of the nation.