BREAKING........Judges Arrest a Threat to Independence of the Judiciary, Says NJC

October 13, 2016, 2:59 pm

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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