BREAKING........Judges Arrest a Threat to Independence of the Judiciary, Says NJC
The National Judicial Council (NJC) on Thursday described the invasion of the residences and arrest of some serving and suspended Judicial Officers by the Department of State Services as a threat to the independence of the Judiciary.
The council in s statement said the invasion portended great danger to "our democracy; and also considered the action as a clear attempt by the DSS to humiliate, intimidate, denigrate and cow the Judiciary."
In a statement issued Thursday night, the council expressed grave concern on the invasion and condemned the action in its entirety.
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