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OPD In Collaboration With NITA On A 6-Day Workshop On Trial Advocacy, Forensic Interview And Crime Scene Protocol

Lagos Honorable Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Lawal Pedro (SAN), at the closing ceremony of a 6-Day Workshop on Trial Advocacy, Forensic Interview and Crime Scene Protocol organized by the Lagos State Ministry of Justice, Office of the Public Defender in collaboration with the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) ,Colorado ,USA on […]

LASG Reiterates Commitment To Access To Justice

The Lagos State Government has reaffirmed its unwavering commitment in the pursuit of free access to justice in the State. The Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice Mr. Lawal Pedro SAN, ably represented by the Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Titilayo Shitta-Bey-Jeje made this declaration on Monday at the opening ceremony of a 6-Day […]

Adesomoju Appointed As New OPD Director

Former Deputy Director, Citizens Mediation Centre (CMC), Mrs. Adesomoju Olubunmi Adenike has been appointed as the new Director, Office of the Public Defender (OPD) This development was disclosed in a memo signed by the Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary Ministry of Justice,  Ms. Titilayo Shitta-bey on Tuesday.Her deployment became imperative following the appointment of the […]

OPD Wins Compensation For Wrongful Termination Of Contract Over Health Status

OPD Wins Compensation For Wrongful Termination Of Contract Over Health Status The Lagos State government through the Office of the Public Defender (OPD) has won the sum of over Two million naira for a former worker ( name withheld ) of Ocean Marine Solutions Limited, Lagos for wrongful termination of employment, stigmatization, embarrassment, psychological and […]

OPD Pays Coutersy Visit to Traffic Radio

The management of the Office of the Public Defender (OPD) has paid a courtesy visit to the Lagos traffic radio. Speaking during the visit,  the Director, Office of the Public Defender, Dr. Babajide Martins said the visit was to explore area of cooperation and support the radio station can provide for the agency in the […]

LASG Offers Free Legal Consultation to Epe Residents

The Lagos State Ministry of Justice has provided free legal consultations  to the residents of Epe community on Thursday 3rd June 2021, as part of its continuous statewide legal clinic exercise. According to the  Director for Citizens’ Rights, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Odusanya, the Joint Legal Clinic is an initiative of the Ministry of Justice to have […]

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