Why does the region need its own court of last resort for civil and criminal matters?

The simple answer is to ensure independent judicial decisions in the region in order to complete the process of independence. However, on a simpler basis, for the laws of the region to inspire confidence and ensure voluntary compliance, they should mirror the collective social ethos of our peoples and, to be relevant and responsive, should be interpreted and applied by Judges who will understand our societies, our culture and our values.

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