Last week,the five-Judge bench looked into the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Bill cases that were filed court and ruled out that the process was ilegal,unlawful and unconstitutional hence null and void.
However, the BBI proponents and supporters were not happy about the ruling as they rushed to the Court of appeal and filed a pettion in an attempt to overturn the ruling.
Attorney General Paul Kihara was among the people who filed a petition in the Court of Appeal which was certified as urgent.
However,there was a lot of drama as Attorney General Paul Kihara withdraws his application and hours later he changed his mind and moved to Court of Appeal to challenge the high court ruling that stopped the reggae.Taifa Leo
The publication talks about the mini-polls that took place yesterday.
According to the publication,there was harassment and intimidation of candidates,voters and party members from rivals groups.
In the mini polls that was held in Bonchari, Juja and Rurii,Jubilee party was accused of using unacceptable ways during the campaigns and voting day.
The publication cites that during campaigns, police will block and disrupt ODM and UDA from holding campaigns,claiming they did not follow Covid-19 protocols,however Jubilee was allowed to hold their campaigns.
Additionally, the newspaper cited that some leaders and agents from ODM and UDA was arrested during voting day.The Standard
The publication speaks about the surprises and upsets for big three polls
In the yesterday's by-election that was characterised by a lot of drama and teargas,left the three political leaders surprised about the unofficial results that was released.
Among the three(Uhuru,Raila and Ruto), unofficial results indicated that Ruto had won the Juja and Rurii seat while ODM won the Bonchari seat,leaving Jubilee empty handed despite Jubilee alleged use of police in attempt to win the by-elections.
Content created and supplied by: Omugajunior (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