The Chief Judge of Ogun State Hon. Justice Olatokunbo Olopade has charged all members of staff of Ogun State Judiciary to be law abiding and shun any act that would leave the Judicial Service Commission no choice but to take disciplinary action against them as the Commission derives no joy in showing them the door out of its service prematurely.
Justice Olopade gave the charge while addressing members of her staff during this year Conferment of Merit Award Ceremony organized by the Management as part of the activities ushering in Year 2016/2017 legal Year which was held at the Magistrate's Court premises, Isabo, Abeokuta.
The Hon. CJ urged all members of staff to always put in their best and do their work the way it should be done not minding the prevailing economic situation in our country "in spite of the economic situation in our country, let us do our work the way we should do it, let us shun corruption Olopade” stated.
According to her, the Judicial Service Commission derives no joy in sending away people either through compulsory retirement or to terminate their appointment "it is not our joy to send away people to retire or terminate their appointment, it is not the joy of the Judicial Service Commission".
She reiterated the Management's determination to continue to make the welfare of her staff top priority and urged the members of staff to reciprocate by doing their work diligently and shun any act of indiscipline.
Hon. Justice Olopade who used the medium to thank her brother Judges, Retired Judges and members of staff for their unflinching support for her administration in the past years also thanked God for His faithfulness. Hon. Justice Olopade noted that this year event marked her fifth year in office as the Chief Judge of the State, she therefore thanked God for giving her the strength and the courage she needs in carrying out her highly demanding duties.