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JUSTICE

Reactions as the Kenya Magistrate & Judges Association Sue DPP and DCI

[Photo|Courtesy] It is just few hours when two high court judges Aggrey Muchelule and Said Juma Chitembwe were arrested on allegations of a corruption scandal. They have been are now in court seeking a petition against their arrest over Kshs. 5M bribery allegations. The two judges through their lawyer Dunston Omari have a certificate at the Milimani Law Courts wanting the court to issue orders barring the state from arresting or charging them within the Republic of Kenya.

  6 months ago ago
Reactions as the Kenya Magistrate & Judges Association Sue DPP and DCI

RELIGION

28 Worshippers Fined Ksh 3000 Each for Flouting Covid-19 Rules

Senior Magistrate Derrick Kuto of Kibera Law Courts has today fined 28 worshipers after they were arrested for acting against the Covid-19 protocols imposed by the Ministry of Health.The 28 were arrested while attending a church service at Abundant Grace Church in Kibera.The group of worshippers was alleged to have crowded in the said church on Sunday, April 18 which is contrary to the one-meter social distance rule advised by the Ministry of Health.

  9 months ago ago
28 Worshippers Fined Ksh 3000 Each for Flouting Covid-19 Rules

POLITICS

KMJA elections, Kuto optimistic of a landslide win

As judges and magistrate's association(KMJA) head to vote in their new leaders tommorow, the association's current secretary General Derrick Kuto is optimistic of winning the Presidency with a landslide. "Our members vote as per the performance, we have achieved alot together with them, we fought for our rights, we fought for better salaries and we are on the verge of winning, we intent to work even harder once we are elected tommorow God willing, " he told the Star.

  1 month ago ago
KMJA elections, Kuto optimistic of a landslide win

POLITICS

Why Judges and Magistrates Want Secretary General Derrick Kuto as President

The Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association(KMJA) shall hold its elections at the end of this year according to a notice seen by the Star Newspaper. There's a lot of lobbying and secret meetings, the star can authoritatively report. There is a lot of interest from many quarters, including high ranking officials in the Judiciary circles.

  4 months ago ago
Why Judges and Magistrates Want Secretary General Derrick Kuto as President

ENTERTAINMENT

Late Star journalist Corazon Wafula's body moved to Kenyatta University morgue from Machakos

The body of the late Star court reporter Corazon Wafula has been moved from Machakos level five hospital to Kenyatta University Morgue. Corazon died early today at the Machakos hospital where she had been admitted after a short illness. So far the Media fraternity is still mourning her death and a section of the Judicial officers have described her as a hardworking journalist.

  5 months ago ago
Late Star journalist Corazon Wafula's body moved to Kenyatta University morgue from Machakos

SOCIETY

Security guard in court for hidding handcuffs under his bed

Security guard in court for bidding handcuffs under his bed. A security guard has been charged in court for illegally possessing handcuffs under his bed. John Okwili denied the charges before senior principal magistrate Derrick Kuto of Kibera. He denied the other offence of preparing to commit a felony contrary to the law.

  4 months ago ago
Security guard in court for hidding handcuffs under his bed

POLITICS

What a Big Blow to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) as the Following Happens!

Judiciary is one of the three arms of the Kenyan Government .The Kenyan government consist of three arms namely, the Legislature, Executive and the Judiciary.Judiciary is an arm that consist of the Courts which plays a key role of interpreting the laws made by the Legislature. Judicial Service Commission is found in the Judiciary, the Chief Justice is the head and the president of the Judiciary in Kenya.The Judiciary also consist of Courts such as the Supreme Court,Court of Appeal,High Courts and Kadhi Courts.

  1 year ago ago
What a Big Blow to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) as the Following Happens!

JUSTICE

Security Guard Charge At Court For Setting Tenant's House On Fire After The Landlady Dumped Him

A security guard from Dangoretti has been charged with arson in court of law for setting tenant's house ablaze after he was dumped by the landlady. Patrick Kirimi who is a security guard felt bitter and set the houses of a tenant on fire after Hannah Wambui who is the landlady dumped him.

  3 months ago ago
Security Guard Charge At Court For Setting Tenant's House On Fire After The Landlady Dumped Him

SOCIETY

Man Charged For Beating His Wife, Says She Served Him Excess "Sukuma Wiki"

For the last few weeks, country has witnessed alot of violence resulting from misunderstanding in relationship.It started with a police attached to Matiangi killing his wife, and another man was also charged today in Kibera court for beating his wife.Derrick Kuto, while answering the case, says his wife served him excess sukuma in top of cursing his children and the entire generation.

  9 months ago ago
Man Charged For Beating His Wife, Says She Served Him Excess

CRIME

Chris Obure And His Bodyguard Robert Ouko to be Charged With Kevin Omwenga's Murder

Businessman Chris Obure and Robert Ouko are expected to take plea later today over the shooting and subsequent killing of Kevin Omwenga at Kilimani Estate in Nairobi. The two have appeared before Magistrate Derrick Kuto who is expected to rule whether they will take plea today or not. The prosecution have provided that they have completed their investigation and that the two are set to e charged with the killing of Omwenga. The suspects through their lawyer PLO Lumumba are asking the court to release them on

  1 year ago ago
Chris Obure And His Bodyguard Robert Ouko to be Charged With Kevin Omwenga's Murder

HEALTH

Breaking News: Mombasa County Judge Dies

Mombasa Principal Magistrate Elvis Michieka presiding over a case in a past hearing. PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL It has been disclosed that Mombasa county Principal Magistrate Elvis Michieka is dead. Michieka died while receiving treatment at the Karen Hospital, the Kenya Judges and Magistrates Association Secretary-General Derrick Kuto told K24 Digital. “He passed on this morning (Wednesday, December 2) while receiving treatment at Karen Hospital, Nairobi. His body is being taken to Montezuma Funeral Home. We have

  1 year ago ago
Breaking News: Mombasa County Judge Dies

SOCIETY

Kibera Man Lures Little Girl With Biscuits Before Defiling Her Using Fingers

Photo courtesy Residents of Kibera are shocked following the disturbing incident that transpired in the area.A young man identified as Richard Otieno is currently facing charges of defilement.

  10 months ago ago
Kibera Man Lures Little Girl With Biscuits Before Defiling Her Using Fingers

CRIME

Elvis Machieka, Mombasa Principal Magistrate dies at Karen Hospital

The Kenya Magistrate and Judges association confirmed Elvis Machieka's death which occurred on morning of December 2nd. The Principal Magistrate had been admitted at Karen hospital for two weeks for an undisclosed sickness. Chief Justice Maraga described him as a devoted judicial officer who rendered his services with exceptional diligence. "On behalf of the judiciary, the judicial service commission and my own behalf, I wish to express our heartfelt condolences to the friends,family and entire legal fraternity

  1 year ago ago
Elvis Machieka, Mombasa Principal Magistrate dies at Karen Hospital

CRIME

Man Who Killed His Friend Over Ksh.500 Debt Has Been Found By The DCI

Man Who Killed His Friend Over Ksh.500 Debt Has Been Found By The DCI. Martin Mungai Alias who also goes by the street name of Sparta was a man who had been in the run for sometime now, this was because the police had issued a wanted statement towards him after he reportedly Stabbed to death a Friend who owned him ksh.500. The boda boda rider was said to have plunged a knife into the heart of the now deceased friend and escaped, dissappearing into the thin air. This forced the kibera police station to declare

  1 year ago ago
Man Who Killed His Friend Over Ksh.500 Debt Has Been Found By The DCI

JUSTICE

Judge’s Association in Court to Stop Prosecution of Justices Muchelule and Chitembwe.

The Kenya Judges and Magistrates Association has moved to court to obstruct the indictment of Justices Aggrey Muchelule and Said Chitembwe over supposed unite dealings. The two high court judges were captured on Thursday by analysts from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations and barbecued for quite a long time at the DCI base camp on Kiambu Road.

  6 months ago ago
Judge’s Association in Court to Stop Prosecution of Justices Muchelule and Chitembwe.

JUSTICE

Magistrates And Judges React On Rejection Of Six Names In President's Appointment

After President Uhuru Kenyatta refused to gazette the appointment of six of their colleagues' names ,The Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association (KMJA)  responded. In a statement issued to the press the juridists expressed their disappointment and called upon the head of state to immediately gazette the six names that were left out.

  7 months ago ago
Magistrates And Judges React On Rejection Of Six Names In President's Appointment

JUSTICE

Judiciary Protests Direct Threats from Powerful State Officers Over BBI Ruling

The Judicial Officers Association has accused powerful high ranking state officers of issuing direct threats to the bench and now it wants the the police boss to act immediately and prosecute the culprits.The Kenya Magistrate and Jugdes secretary general Derrick Kuto while addressing the media said" KMJA is alarmed with daily direct threats to the five High Court judges who sat on the bench that made a rulling against BBI amendment Bill.

  8 months ago ago
Judiciary Protests Direct Threats from Powerful State Officers Over BBI Ruling

CRIME

DCI Makes A Breakthrough In Businessman Kelvin Omwenga's Murder

The Director of Public Prosecution today has said that the investigation towards the killing of young businessman Kelvin Omwenga has been completed. The deceased was fatally shot on his chest at his suite in Kilimani. The suspects in his case are businessman Chris Obure and his bodyguard Robert Bodo who the DPP says will be charged with murder. Through their lawyer PLO Lumumba ,the duo applied for an anticipatory bail after appearing before magistrate Derrick Kuto. The prosecution had sought for the two to spend

  1 year ago ago
DCI Makes A Breakthrough In Businessman Kelvin Omwenga's Murder

JUSTICE

"Katambe Kutamba, Kwani Iko Nini" Netizens Reacts To The Notice Appeal Of The BBI By The President.

A few weeks ago 5 judges of the supreme court ruled that the BBI movement was unconstitutional and against the law. President Uhuru Kenyatta was accused of acting more than his power when he formed and initiated the BBI constitution amendments. The court ordered that IEBC should halt organizing and conducting a referendum until proper voter registration and education are done.

  8 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Man,71,Admits To Raping Woman At Nairobi's City Park Forest.

A 71 year old man,had admitted that he rapped a middle aged woman, at city park Forest in Nairobi on Monday, April 19.Emmanuel Mateka Malele,told the Kibera law court that,he rapped the woman, but wanted the court to be the lenient on him because of his age.

  9 months ago ago
Man,71,Admits To Raping Woman At Nairobi's City Park Forest.