THE STRUCTURE OF FEDERAL JUDICIAL SERVICE COMMISSION

The Federal Judicial Service Commission has its main office building within the Supreme Court Complex. The Commission also has a Liaison Office in Lekki, Lagos. The Commission’s Secretariat is headed by the Secretary, Mr. Bassey E. Bassey, who is both the Chief Executive and the Accounting Officer of the Commission. He is also the Chairperson of the Committee charged with the responsibility of conducting Promotion interviews and other sundry duties as may be assigned by the Commission.
In addition to the Secretary, there are three departments viz:-

 Administration Department
 Finance and Account Department
 Planning Research and Statistics Department.

The Administration Department is headed by Akinwumi Aina,  Director (Administration),  the Finance and Accounts Department is headed by Mr. Sani Yusfu, Deputy Director (Finance and Accounts) and the Planning Research and Statistics department is headed by Mr. Baa’ba Ibrahim. Several sections and units exist under these departments.

A. UNITS IN THE SECRETARY’S OFFICE

  • Procurement
  • Public Relations Unit
  • Legal Unit
  • Internal Audit

C. UNITS IN THE ACCOUNTS DEPARTMENT

  • Salary
  • Final Accounts
  • Budget
  • Pension Accounts/Checking
  • Central Pay Office
  • Accounting Transaction, Recording and Reporting System (ATRRS)
  • Other Charges

B. UNITS IN THE ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT

  • Appointments and Promotions
  • Training
  • Welfare and Gazetting
  • Registry
  • Discipline and Appeals
  • Transport
  • Pension Administration
  • Maintenance
  • Stores

D. UNITS IN THE PLANNING, RESEARCH AND STATISTICS DEPARTMENT

  • Data Planning and Statistics
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Library