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470 (1) The Committee shall be charged with the responsibility of ensuring effective and efficient application of this Act by the relevant agencies.
(2) Without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1) of this section, the Committee shall ensure that:
(a) criminal matters are speedily dealt with;
(b) congestion of criminal cases in courts is drastically reduced;
(c) congestion in prisons is reduced to the barest minimum;
(d) persons awaiting trial are, as far as possible, not detained in prison custody;
(e) the relationship between the organs charged with the responsibility for all aspects of the administration of
justice is cordial and there exist maximum co-operation amongst the organs of the administration of justice in
(f) collate, analyze and publish information in relation to the administration of criminal justice sector in Nigeria;
(g) submit quarterly report to the Chief Justice of Nigeria to keep him abreast of developments towards improved
criminal justice delivery and for necessary act; and
(h) carry out such other activities as are necessary for the effective and efficient administration of criminal justice.