Violence against women, children increasing – Ekiti Attorney General


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Fapohunda said the development was inspite of concerted efforts of states like Ekiti which had been putting measures in place to curtail the trend.

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The commissioner, who said the menace must be curtailed, called on the Head of Service to help in sensitising members of the public through public servants in the state.

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He said there was need for public servants to complement the efforts of the state government and the Ministry of Justice in curbing the menace.

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The commissioner also commended Ajayi for his support on the recently concluded mock examination conducted for Legal Officers in the state and the Attorney General’s Colloquium held in September.

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He further appealed that more Legal Officers and other categories of workers be employed for the Ministry of Justice.

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In his remarks, Ajayi commended the attorney general for the visit.

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Ajayi assured the commissioner that he would take necessary steps to attend to some of the issues raised.

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