The Delta State Customary Courts Amendment Bill 2019 was on Thursday, January 30, 2020, read third time and passed by the State House of Assembly.
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.
“At the Committee of the Whole, the Bill was considered clause by clause. Germane contributions 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 enhance access to justice by Deltans in these courts. Once again, I thank you for your support and encouragement”.