Oyo State Government has affirmed its commitment to the Welfare of the judiciary along with the provision of facilities.
Governor Seyi Makinde gave the assurance at the valedictory court session for the Chief Judge of the state, Munta Abimbola held at Oyo State High Court 1
Governor Makinde said his administration would spare nothing in ensuring ease of dispensation of justice.
Speaking, Justice Abimbola, described his years on the bench as quite worthwhile, lauding the working relationship between the executive arm and judiciary in the state.
Justice Munta Abimbola appreciated God for the privileged to be appointed as chief justice of Oyo state
In their remarks, the chairmen of the Nigerian Bar Association, Ibadan, Mrs Folasade Aladeniyi, Ogbomosho, Mr Segun Oyewo, and Saki, Mr Adeboye Adefulu commended Justice Abimbola’s brilliance, courage and friendly disposition on the bench.
The NBA chairmen described Justice Abimbola as an epitome of jurisprudential with an irrepressible voice in the temple of justice
Justice Munta Abimbola was sworn in as a Judge of the High Court in 1997, as Acting Chief Judge on 16 August 2014, and was sworn in as the Chief Judge of Oyo State on the 12th January 2015.
He also serve as a member and chairman of several election petition Tribunals before he retired.