The Rarieda member of Parliament Senior Council Hon. Otiende Amolo has taken on the jubilee government led by the president in the issue of the appointment judges. Yesterday the president appointed a section of judges to serve in different capacities in different ranks of courts.
In the list which was gazetted by the head of state, names of high court judges Joel Ngugi and Justice Odunga were missing. They were in the list which was proposed by the judicial service commission to be appointed to the higher courts of appeal.
Many Kenyans have reacted differently to the appointment where a section of them believe that the president is compelled to appoint all the judges as they were proposed and doesn't ave a mandate to edit. There are also those who think he will make his say on any proposal which is brought before him. This is what the the senior council said;
"On This We Must Be Plain, The President Cannot Select Which Judges To Gazette After JSC Recommendation." Otiende Amolo.
Many other people have also come out to react to the sentiments of senior council Amolo and these are some of their reactions;
Content created and supplied by: KeruboS (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More