My Lords, My Ladies, all Web Users of the Sierra Leone Judiciary Website, it gives me great pleasure on behalf of the Judiciary of Sierra Leone to formally and heartily welcome you to the Sierra Leone Judiciary Website following my recent elevation to the post of Chief Justice of the Republic of Sierra Leone.

It is most gratifying to be doing this not only because I am now the Chief Justice, but also as this marks the beginning of the New Year. I therefore pause to say a very happy and prosperous New Year to all our Web users.

Henceforth, we shall be providing information on the composition, function and mandate of the Judiciary, not forgetting case information, court calendars/events, court forms, court reports and many wide ranging resources, which we shall be bringing to you our cherished customers.

It is hoped that the website would become a conduit through which we should be able to showcase the activities and outputs of the Judiciary as we strive to ensure that the citizenry of Sierra Leone have access to improved justice delivery service.

As you visit our website for Information on our court on our wide ranging resources, we do hope you would be able to use same to measure how far we have come to making our vision “accessible, fair and expeditious justice for all in Sierra Leone” a reality. Ours is a job to settle matters of conflict peaceably between individuals. As the Bible assures us in Matthew 5:9, “Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God”, we hope that this beatitude endears us to work with the zeal and zest to making the difference in the Justice Service Delivery.

As you navigate through our website, we wish you an educative and informative interaction with the Court system, as we work to maintain an effective, efficient and independent system for administering justice for all.

As always, we welcome hearing from you on any suggestion improvements or concerns about the website.

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Once again welcome.

Justice Desmond Babatunde Edwards


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