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The outgoing President of the Association of Magistrates and Judges (AMJG) Justice Senyo Dzamefe (JA) has advised Judges and Magistrates to constantly be in tune with, or quickly adjust to the fast changing technological world of work, so as to remain efficient and effective in the discharge of their duties.
He was addressing members of the AMJG at its 40th Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Accra, which had the theme: “The Quandary of the Judge in the Digital World”.
The Chief Justice of the Republic, His Lordship Justice Anin Yeboah has entreated the State to apply a bit more resources to provide court infrastructure to support the cause of effective and efficient justice delivery in Ghana.
Speaking at the 40th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Association of Magistrates and Judges (AMJG) in Accra, the Head of Ghana’s Judiciary and the Judicial Service, admitted with regret, the serious constraints of the third arm of government, amongst them, personnel and infrastructure deficits;
His Lordship the Chief Justice, Justice Anin Yeboah, has called for the fullest commitments from the various stakeholders to ensure the complete rollout of the Ghana’s Case Tracking System (CTS) throughout the country as well as its sustainability. The call was made in a speech read on his behalf by His Lordship Justice Yonny Kulendi (JSC) at a sensitization workshop organized by the USAID Justice Sector Support Activity at the Coconut Grove Regency Hotel in Accra.
Twenty-Four jurors who have served in Ghana’s legal system for periods ranging from three to fourteen years have retired.
At a brief ceremony to honour them, the Chief Justice, His Lordship Justice Anin Yeboah, thanked them for their selfless service to Ghana and to the legal system.
The Regional Office for West and Central Africa of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC ROSEN) has presented 15 Desktop Computers and Six Communication Radios (VHF) to the Judicial Service of Ghana (JSG). The equipment come in as part of first tranche of items after the delivery of assorted law books to support the Service’s mandate of administration of justice.
The President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court, Justice Edward Amoako Asante, has called on the Chief Justice, His Lordship Justice Anin Yeboah, at the Chief Justice’s Conference Room, Accra.
The Judicial Service has launched a Web-based Legal Library in Accra. It is an online platform that provides a comprehensive collection of national legislations, judicial decisions and supporting rules and regulations and judicial commentaries which will be accessible to Judges, Magistrates, the Bar and all actors in the justice sector.