Top Lawyers Representing Matiangi, Magoha & AG In CBC Case Including 2 Former Chief Justice Hopefuls
Photo Courtesy. For the last few days, Kenyans on the internet have been complaining about the new Competency-Based Curriculum with many parents finding it inappropriate for their children. This has forced Law Society of Kenya President, Mr. Nelson Havi, to file a petition against the New curriculum.
All eyes will be on the Court of Appeal as they deliver the much-anticipated ruling on the Building Bridges Initiative tomorrow. The handshake team led by Senior Counsel Fred Ngatia and James Orengo moved to the Appellate court in a bid to revert the decision made by the High court to halt the BBI process.
The BBI appeal hearing ended on Friday, July 2 with the verdict of the case expected on August 2 after a showdown of legal practitioners that wowed many Kenyans with their mastery of the law and the constitution. One Lawyer who is still the talk of the nation is Christian Andole who won the plaudits when he made a submission request to compel President Uhuru Kenyatta to refund the money spent on the BBI as the process had been ruled to be unconstitutional.
Learned friends as they like calling each other earn a lot from their profession despite being a demanding field. Quite a number of lawyers in the country have emerged top representing who is who in the country hence making billions from their services. Lawyer James Orengo. Top Lawyers in the country earn upwards of sh 1 million from any client who opens a file with them.
Lawyers James Orengo, Fred Ngatia, Ahmednasir Abdullah, Otiende Amollo and Nelson Havi.After a shocking court ruling on the illegality of the Building Bridges Initiative, that was meant to amend the constitution and expand the executive, many questions than answers were raise.Even with the judges got confused details as to why the process was declared null and void, a number of Kenyans have still found the way, to pass a blame on the defence panel.
Kenya's Youngest Constitutional Lawyer Christian Andole Finally Mentions his Role Model in Law Field
Do you remember Christian Andole, one of the youngest bold and eloquent Lawyers who left many people across the country speechless with their well-researched and highly thought out submissions at the Court of Appeal? He has today mentioned his perfect role model in that field. Having never stood before any judge or a magistrate in his life to make any submission since he got into the bar, Christian Andole appeared before seven bench judges at the Court of Appeal as if he was a veteran lawyer to challenge the BBI appeal case by Uhuru and Raila's team.
Embakasi North Member of Parliament James Gakuya, has revealed why President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta picked Justice Martha Koome as the new Chief Justice over lawyer Fred Ngatia. Most of the people expected President Kenyatta to appoint Lawyer Fred Ngatia as the Chief Justice. But the story was very different, because the Judiciary Service Commission (JSC) decided to send Justice Martha Koome's to the President for more approval.
Supreme Court Judge William Ouko, CJ Martha Koome and senior council Fred Ngatia. The Judiciary is back on the trending list as it continues suffering more and more problems. President Uhuru Kenyatta has dropped another bomb to the Judiciary after appointing only 34 judges over the expected 40 as one was unfortunate and died before he was appointed.
The ministry of education led by professor George Magoha now faces a legal action. The LSK president Nelson Havi went to court and filed a suit to challenge the competency based curriculum (CBC). This is after public outcry on the challenges of implementing it. This is something to worry if the lawyer wins against the government Ashe has done in the past.
Headache For CJ Martha Koome As Analyst Reveals This Concerning Ended BBI Hearing in Court of Appeal
Chief Justice Martha Koome. The Judiciary has been facing alot of major setback since 2017 when retired CJ David Maraga nullified the presidential election leaving President Uhuru Kenyatta and DP William Ruto humiliated. The two leaders came out and boldly stated that they will revisit the matter. Since then CJ David Maraga kept on complaining about the Judiciary being underfunded.
The BBI proponents led by the BBI steering committee made a statement stating that they are headed to the court of appeal to appeal the court ruling by the five judge bench.While speaking to the press on Friday, Junet Mohamed and Dennis Waweru stated that the decision by the five judges of the high court was intended at plunging the country into a constitutional crisis through judicial activism.
Supreme Court Judge William Ouko, CJ Martha Koome and Senior Council Fred Ngatia. The JSC Commissioners did there work perfectly and made the right decision.The nomination of Martha Koome was the best decision as they did not leave out justice William Ouko.Yesterday president Uhuru Kenyatta appointed Martha Koome Koome as The next Chief Justice and Justice William Ouko as the next Supreme Court Judge.
The JSC Commissioners did two major interviews recently.There was the interview for the job of next CJ and interview for the supreme Court judge.The JSC Commissioners sparked anger and mixed reactions among majority of Kenyans After choosing Martha Koome as the next Chief Justice.Majority of bloggers had put up opinion polls after the Chief justice interviews were over and William Ouko, Senior Council Fred Ngatia and lady justice Martha Koome won respectively.
Fallouts from the BBI Court of Appeal Ruling are not abating anytime soon. The latest comes from Canada based barrister Miguna Miguna. The former political adviser to Raila Odinga hit out at senior counsel Ahmednassir Abdulahi for his 'pretension'. Taking to his social media pages, Miguna called on Abdulahi to stop pretending to be enraged by President Uhuru Kenyatta's actions.
Senior Council and Senator James Orengo, Rarieda MP Otiende Amolo and Senior Council Fred Ngatia did not represent the handshake partners Raila Odinga and president Uhuru Kenyatta in the recent court cases over the BBI process.Is there possibility that the events that happened in the last few weeks might have led to this.
Martha Koome was today unanimously approved by the National Assembly as the next Chief Justice after Justice David Maraga retired. President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed her immediately after Parliament had approved her.Koome who is 61 years old will be the third CJ since the new Constitution in 2010.
It is no surprise that Senior Council Senator James Orengo, Rarieda MP Otiende Amolo and Senior Council Fred Ngatia did not represent the handshake partners Raila Odinga and president Uhuru Kenyatta in the recent court cases over the BBI process.The events that happened in the last few weeks might have led to this.
Three Senior Counsels have declined an application by the BBI Secretariat to represent them in Court to appeal a decision unanimously agreed on by the High Court on Friday.The High Court termed the BBI process unconstitutional and declared it null and void, a move that has ever seen a mixture of reactions from both law experts and members of the public.
A new twist emerged in the appointment of Lady Chief Justice Martha Koome following a revelation that has been made by one of the Jubilee party members of parliament. Speaking during an interview with TV 47 this fine morning, the Embakasi North Constituency member of parliament Hon James Gakuya has alleged that President Uhuru Kenyatta is wholly responsible for the appointment of Lady Chief Justice Martha Koome by the Judicial service commission.
Today the judicial service commission has announced today evening the appointment of court of appeal judge justice William Ouko to the highest court in the land.This has followed after seven members applied for the job.The appointment of Martha Koome sparked a lot of mixed reactions from Kenyans who thought that Ouko was the best candidate for the job.