The President of the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators (ICMC), Chief Emeka J.P. Obegolu, FICMC, FCIArb (UK), paid a courtesy visit to Hon. Justice K.O. Alogba, the Acting Chief Judge of Lagos State on the 19th of June, 2019. He was accompanied by the Registrar of the Institute, Engr. Segun Ogunyannwo, FICMC.
Chief Emeka Obegolu congratulated Hon. Justice Alogba on his recent appointment as the Chief Judge of Lagos State. He also informed His Lordship that the Institute is desirous of collaborating with the Lagos State Judiciary to conduct Mediation Skills Accreditation and Certification Trainings for judicial officers and other staff of the Judiciary, and induct successful candidates into the Institute as Associate Members, Members, and Fellows.
Hon. Justice Alogba thanked the ICMC President and Registrar for their visit and expressed great interest in mainstreaming the practice of Alternative Dispute Resolution within his jurisdiction.
Hon. Justice Alogba and Chief Emeka Obegolu have agreed to engage in further discussions to cement the proposed partnership between the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators and the Lagos State Judiciary.