The Head of state moved to the Court of appeal to challenge the High court order that he swears in the Judges,saying the move will put his office and that of the chief justice in an awkward position.
“The judgment is clearly an attempt to rewrite or otherwise amend the Constitution in a manner not contemplated under Chapter 16 of the Constitution," the president says through his lawyer.
In June, President Uhuru Kenyatta refused to appoint the Judges, citing integrity issues amid protests from a section of Kenyans and top legal practitioners in the country.
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