By Olalekan Awojodu
The Administrator of the National Judicial Institute (NJI), Justice Rozaline Patricia Bozimo has reiterated need for enhance performance by Judiciary workers in the country, in order to remain relevant and effective.
Bozimo stated this on Tuesday while delivering a welcome address at the opening ceremony of a virtual National workshop for registrar’s, Court clerks and bailiffs held in Abuja.
The theme of the workshop is; Enhancing Staff Performance For Effective Justice Delivery.
The workshop according to Bozimo would not only afford them the opportunity to get equipped with necessary tools needed to overcome challenges, she added that it would abreast them with current developments in the discharge of their duties.
“The process of producing, transmitting and retrieving records of proceedings and communication as ordered by the court will not be possible without your input.
” Your capacity to provide the required services to court cannot be over emphasized because your proficiency and propriety determine the first impression and inspire confidence in every Court users that approach the court for remedy,” Bozimo noted.
In a keynote address, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad observed that considering the roles being played by the category of staff, efforts should be made to empower them adequately to be able to deliver.
“As Court registrar’s, process clerks and bailiffs, you should understand the core functions of your office and be acquainted with global best practice for optimum performance.
While enjoining them to shun corruption, he further charged them on commitment, saying it was the key to the quest for an efficient Justice administration.