Details of the motion:
The Rt.Hon speaker, Distinguish Honourable colleagues it has become very imperative and without further delay to appeal through this August Assembly to the Kogi State Judiciary to establish a magistrate Court in Zariagi (Kabba junction) in Adavi Local Government Area in fast tracking administration of justice and in providing justice to the growing population of Osara-Aku, Irepeni, Zariagi-Zango Daji Communities.
These are the contiguous communities around Zariagi, Adavi Local Government Area of Kogi State, concerned that the communities have no access to law courts for legal proceedings and for administration of law, justice for people around this Communities has become extremely difficult and expensive no doubt, such development gives no hope and as assure no one of justice, the common man is at the mercy of mischief makers.
Aware that the population of these Communities, just like everywhere else in the country, grows exponentially, an average ratio of 1 to 1000 so also is the crime rate, an average of 50 daily cases of misdemeanor, fraud, violent crime and civil causes. It is pathetic therefore, and devastating that today thousands of Kogi indigens living in and around Zariagi Kabba junction in Adavi LG are frustrated as they search for non-existent law court for adjudication when need arises.
Whereas, the desire for the state judiciary to reverse these gloomy state of affairs and put smiles to provide succor and give hope as well as ensure happiness on the faces of the people of Zariagi and it’s environs is for judiciary to provide for functional magistrate Court.
There for I move, craving the indulgence of this August House to resolve as follows.
That the state judiciary be called upon to creat Magistrate court in Zariagi to serve the people of Osara-Aku, Irepeni, Zariagi, Zango Daji beyond for easy access to justice.
Speaking shortly after the motion Honourable Ibrahim Usman Okadigbo thanks the Honourable speaker and his colleagues for supporting the motion unanimously and mandating the State Judiciary to do the needful for easy administration of justice in those adjoining Communities aformentioned
Hon. Ibrahim, also promise to meet with the relevant stakeholders for this motion to be actualize. In our utmost responsibility we will continue to project the image of our Constituency and bring development to the grassroots.
Signed: _*Okadigbo Media Team*_
_22nd September 2021._