The facilitator of Enugu State Justice Reform Team (ESJRT) Mrs Justina Offia, (SAN) has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his unprecedented contributions towards enhancing the status of the judiciary in the state.
Offiah, who made the commendation when she led members of the team on a courtesy visit to the governor at the Government House, Enugu, stated that since assuming office in 2015, Ugwuanyi has done a lot for the judiciary in terms of critical reforms and infrastructural development.
She added that the landmark achievements being witnessed in the sector has placed Enugu State ahead of other states in the country.
The jurist disclosed that the governor has generously assisted the sector through the approval of a monthly running cost for the team to enable it discharge its duties effectively, adding that he has been constantly granting them audience to dialogue on issues of state importance.
Also speaking, the Chief Registrar, Customary Court of Appeal, Tom Anyafulude, described the as the most pragmatic governor in the area of criminal law reforms.
In his response, Ugwuanyi expressed delight at the accomplishments so far in justice delivery in the state.
Represented by his deputy, Mrs Cecilia Ezeilo, Ugwuanyi pledged to sustain the tempo, while commending the justice reform team for their enviable achievements and urged them not to relent.