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"The independence of judicial bodies and judicial officers shall be guaranteed by the constitution and laws of the country and respected by the government, its agencies and authorities."
ACHPR: Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Fair Trial and Legal Assistance in Africa
, para. A(4)(a)
Principles and Guidelines on the Right to a Fair Trial and Legal Assistance in Africa
In the determination of suits at law the independence and impartiality of tribunals is an absolute right.