JUSTICE


The Ministry of Justice is a statutory organ of Government, which is charged with the following functions:

  • The administration of Justice in Edo State, excluding the exercise of judicial power  by the Court.
  • Rendering of legal advice to the Government and Government establishment.
  • Drafting of Executive Bills.
  • Revision of existing Laws.
  • Determination of Criminal and Civil Law Policy.
  • Representing Government in Civil and Criminal proceedings in court.
  • Administration of Estates and Public Trusts.
  • Law reporting.
  • Drafting of agreement s entered into by the Government of its agencies with private  individuals, firms, and companies.