Attorney General Paul Kihara [Photo Courtesy] The Building Bridges Initiative has faced yet another blow few days after the high court declared the bill null and void. BBI supporters led by Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga revealed plans of moving to the court of appeal to appeal the high court shocking ruling.
Siaya County Member of Parliament Hon James Orengo, an ally of Raila Odinga has today reported that it would be wrong to discuss the impeachment of Wajir Governor without been seen.Speaking minutes after Senator Omogeni tabled the evidence that has now triggered the senate to impeach the Governor, Hon James Orengo reported that even though the last incidences saw the Governors having their fate sealed outside the senate, it would be better to invite him thus time round to avoid incidences where he feels something bad was done.
The BBI ruling made by the five judges of the High Court of Kenya has led to the emergence of different opponents strongly dissatisfied with the judgement.Top legal teams allied to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga have vowed to appeal the ruling.Attorney General Paul Kiara has already filed an appeal with his team that is allied to President Uhuru Kenyatta.
After the high court termed the Building Bridges Iniative (BBI) null and void last week, it is worth noting that former prime minister Raila Odinga already made it clear that they will appeal the verdict in the court of appeal since they did not agree with the courts decision.
It is now a foregone conclusion that Senior Counsel James Aggrey Orengo will be lead counsel in the appeal against the Thursday night judgment on BBI.James Orengo and Raila Odinga have a long-standing brotherly relation.Orengo will be leading a team of lawyers and legal experts that include two university dons and Senior Counsel Paul Otiende Amollo.
The Building Bridges Initiative is currently the order of the day.The proponents are not happy at all.This comes shortly after the five-bench judge dropped a bombshell on Thursday.The high court ruling wasn't in the favour of the proponents.The reggae was unexpectedly stopped.
Revealed: Why Orengo, Otiende Are Not in Legal Team That Will Appeal Against High Court Ruling on BBI
When it comes to Raila Odinga petitioning in the courts against some rulings or any subject,the lawyers who will represent him are none other than James Orengo and Atiende Amollo ,who are feared for their understanding in matters of law.According to Nelson Havi,the reasons why Orengo and Amollo were not included in the legal team,which will try to overturn the High Court ruling on BBI.
After the attoney, General Kihara Kariuki filed a petition to challenge the verdict given on Thursday last week by the 5 high Court judges on the unconstitutionality of the Building Bridges Initiative constitutional amendment Bill 2020, president Uhuru Kenyatta and his handshake partner Raila Odinga's legal minds reportedly moving with speed to salvage the bill within the limited time remaining.
After the controversial high court ruling on the BBI bill declaring it illegal null and void, the promoters of the BBI have said they will head direct to the court of appeal where they will present their case.From the presser given by the BBI Secretariat led by Junet Mohammed and his team implied that they are not satisfied with the high court ruling and said that they are assembling their legal team to take the case to the appeal court.
Netizens have been left in surprise after a story about details of the country's top lawyers who are allegedly working on the Appeal case of the BBI bill following the recent high court ruling on the the Document which declared it unconstitutional surfaced online.According to details shared on the page Kenyans.co.ke on Sunday evening, a team of lawyers led by Attorney General Paul Kihara, Former Presidential candidate and lawyer Paul Muite, Lawyer Kennedy Ogeto, Lawyer Arnold Oginga, Lawyer Paul Mwangi, Siaya Senator and Senior Counsel James Orengo and Former Attorney General Githu Muigai are reported to be working on a strong appeal case that will convince the Court of appeal so as to overturn the recent high court ruling on the Document.
Meet The Legal Team To Appeal BBI Meet The Legal Team To Appeal BBI Ruling Which Includes Former Attorney General Githu Muigai
After Attorney General Paul Kiara filed a notice of appeal at the Appellate court and at the same time sought to have the Constitutional and Human Rights Division at the High Court suspend implementation of the orders it issued on Thursday last week.A report has emerged that President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga lawyers have regrouped to prepare for the appeal too.
Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga And President Kenyatta Have moved with Speed To salvage the BBI From Immediate Collapse After High Court Ruling that Termed the Process As Null and Void.A Bench of Five Judges Made a Verdict that has left Promoters in shock with Many unable to Comprehend what went Wrong.
List Of Top Legal Minds Who Will Represent The Government And BBI Team In The Court Of Appeal.President Uhuru Kenyatta and the ODM leader Raila Odinga will now be using the legal means to fight and save the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) which was declared unconstitutional by a five bench judges of the High Court.
Siaya Senator James Orengo will be part of the nine high voltage legal minds tasked with saving the collapsing Building Bridges Initiative at the Court of Appeal.President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Handshake partner Raila Odinga have reportedly managed to pick only top notch lawyers in the country whom they believe have the last doze to save them from the looming BBI embarrassment.
Senior counsel and the Siaya county senator James Orengo has utilized his high-level knowledge to take control of the house of Senate, where the speaker and other senators including Kimani Wa Matangi and Kipchumba Murkomen fall for his school of thoughts, impacting the sitting to be adjoined.After Senator Omogeni provided evidence against Wajir governor Mohammed Abdul Mohamud, who is being accused of abuse of office and gross misconduct, the house was triggered to impeach him forcing Orengo to interrupt.
The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) fired a warning shot to party rebels by ejecting Rarienda MP Otiende Amollo from a parliamentary committee that considered the constitution of Kenya (Amendment)Bill,2020.Dr Amollo was ousted from the Justice and Legal Affairs Committee, where he served as Vice Chairperson, days after ODM Chairman John Mbadi reprimanded party members who signed the committee report that branded sections of the proposed law, popularly known as Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) Bill, unconstitutional.
Siaya Senator James Orengo will be part of the top notch legal minds tasked to save the collapsing Building Bridges Initiative BBI.Homenews.co.ke has reported that Lawyer Orengo was recalled by Mr. Raila Odinga's side to back up Attorney General Paul Kihra and Solicitor General Kennedy Ogeto whom President Uhuru Kenyatta will be relying on to help resuscitate the BBI which is on the verge of collapse.
As the proponents of BBI had to the court of appeal to challenge the high court decision challenging the legality of the bill questions have been raised why high profile lawyers have given the appeal cold shoulder.Its alleged that most of the senior lawyers including Senior counsel James Orengo and Otiende Amollo have said no.
Nelson Havi has revealed that he could have represented the ODM party leader Raila Odinga in court if the BBI document was legal before the law.The President of the Law Society of Kenya(LSK) claims those who advised and stood for Raila knew that the document isn't abiding by the law.
Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) is a journey to accomplish dreams of Kenya as explained by it's promoters.It came as a result of the famous handshake between president Uhuru Kenyatta and former prime minister Raila Odinga which fascinated a lot of people around the country.Why 'BBI' is a document to perish before time.