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Tribunal Recommends removal of Judge Martin Mbuya

The tribunal investigating the conduct of Justice Martin Muya has unanimously recommended his removal from, Office of Judge of the High Court of Kenya.

The President is said to have received the report from the tribunial on Friday.

A statement from the Presidential Strategic Communications Unit (PSCU) said the tribunal’s unanimous finding was that the allegations of gross misconduct have been proven.

The president also called for expedited consideration of the pending petitions with respect to Lady Justice Lucy Waithaka (Environment and Land Court) and Mr. Justice Njagi Marete (Employment and Labour Relations Court).

Members of the tribunal were Lucy Kambuni (Vice- Chairperson), Justice (Rtd.) Festus Azangalala, Ambrose Weda, Andrew Bahati Mwamuye, Sylvia Wanjiku Muchiri and Amina Abdalla.

Others were Paul Nyamodi (Lead Assisting Counsel) and Stella Munyi (Assisting Counsel) as well as Peter Kariuki and Josiah Musili as Joint Secretaries.

The tribunal was created in pursuant to a petition by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) addressed to the President dated May 8, 2019.

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Ambrose Weda Andrew Bahati Mwamuye Martin Mbuya Stella Munyi Sylvia Wanjiku Muchiri

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