Legal Services Unit

     Objective

        To provide legal expertise and services to the Ethics Secretariat

      Functions

  • Provide legal advice and assistance to the Secretariat on interpretation of laws, terms of contracts, terms of agreements, procurement contracts, letters of undertaking, memorandum of understanding, consultancy agreements and other type of agreements, and other legal documents;
  •  Contribute to the preparation of proposed bill/ act, subsidiary legislation (regulation, rules, orders etc.) and liaise with the Chief Parliamentary Draftsman and Attorney Generals Chambers;
  • Prosecute and make follow up of  cases in Courts of Law and courts decision, maintain data base on courts decisions and ensure safe custody; and
  • Facilitate the function of tribunal.