For years now, President Uhuru Kenyatta has not been in good terms with the Judiciary. Things Fell apart after former CJ David Maraga nullified the 2017 presidential results and from that time, the two arms of government have been frustrating and humiliating each other. While many Kenyans thought that after Martha Koome took over from Maraga things would be good, it seems like it will actually take years for things to be good.
Nominated senator Isaac Mwaura has sent a message during Azimio la Umoja convention. This was after he said that it is not good to praise people as if they are God. However, according to Maura people are singing songs to leaders praising them instead of praising God.
Judiciary Service Commission has today made another history after successfully nominated Justice William Ouko in unison.The JSC panel led by acting Chief Justice honorable Lady Philomena Mwilu decided after Justice William Ouko's outgoing performance.Despite his performance, Kenyans had predicted that he will cling to the seat following his experience.
“It's Illegal And Unlawful" Uhuru's Party Suffers A Blow As Isaac Mwaura was Reinstated As a Senator
Former nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura can now breath a sigh of relief after the High Court in Nairobi reinstated him as a Senator. In today's ruling, Judge Joseph Sergon declared the decision by Jubilee to expel Mwaura from Jubilee as illegal stating that due process was not followed.
Phanice Ondeche Asitiba, an 87-year-old, could be the next millionaire in town after a court order to Nairobi City Council to pay the widow Ksh17million for wrongful eviction from her 3 bedroomed house in Kariobangi South.According to the Kenyans news website, Justice Joseph Sergon directed county officials the amount not later than May 31, 2021.
Former Gichugu constituency member of parliament Honourable Martha Wangari Karua has dealt Gatundu South member of parliament Moses Kuria a huge blow after fresh details emerged. Through a special disclosure by the Star, the former Constitution and Justice minister has now sent auctioneers to recover her Ksh. 6.5 Million from the controversial MP. "NARC Kenya leader Martha Karua sends auctioneers to recover Sh6.5 million from Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria as ordered by the court in 2017."@The Star https://t.co/9CBIxkMGDN
Chief Justice Martha Koome has vowed not to leave the technical working committee for election preparedness. According to her, she cannot deliver alone as an organ of the Kenyan Judiciary in their process of delivering services and justice to the Kenyans. " I met an intergovernmental committee on election preparedness on Tuesday, and I was attacked for holding the meeting.
High Court gives KNCCI President, Richard Ngatia, Last Chance to Respond To The Contempt Proceedings
High Court has given last chance to Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) President Richard Ngatia to present himself in court and mitigate to contempt hearings lodged against him by the KNCCI chair. Justice Joseph Sergon on Thursday confirmed that Ngatia or his attorney refused to appear in court for mentioning and after he issued a final date to allow him respond for going against the court orders issued on May 7, 2019.
The High Court of Kenya has ordered four senior Nairobi County officials to pay Ksh12 million in damages to a 90-year-old widow for auctioning her property without giving her the rightful share.County Chief Finance Officer Hallake Wako, County Executive Committee Member - Finance Allan Esabwa Kambi, County Attorney Lydia Kwamboka, and officer Jairus Musumba are the four officials.
The judiciary of Kenya has announced transfer of some of the high Court judges this is after the office of Chief Justice Martha Koome released a list of a total of 23 changes which have been affected by the transfer which will take effect on October 1st 2021. In the crucial reshuffle, Justice John Mativo which heads commercial division in milimani Nairobi has been transferred to Mombasa County.
Justice William Ouko before the Judicial Service Commission team at the Supreme Court on 5th May 2021.Judicial service commission has landed on Justice William ouko as their prefered candidate to replace retired Justice Jackton Ojwang.The candidates who applied for the highly contested seat were his Court of Appeal judge by the name Koome, Kathurima M'Inoti, High Court judges Joseph Sergon and Chitembwe, Prof Lumumba Nyaberi, Ms Yano and Justices Nderi and Justice Marete.
Former CJ David Malaga Ten candidates who had applied for the post of Chief Justice in Kenya are today being interviewed at the supreme court of Kenya.The judicial service commission is keen to undertake the most valid and appropriate procedures in the whole process to finally determine the candidate who will succeed former CJ David Malaga.
The court of appeal judge justice William Ouko has been nominated as Supreme Court judge, after a series of interviews of several judges by the Judicial Service Commission.[Photo: Newly elected High Court judge Justice William Ouko/Twitter] The Judicial Service Commission on Wednesday 5th May, unanimously voted and agreed on his nomination.
His appointment was unanimously approved by the Judicial Service Commission on Wednesday.Justice Jackton Ojwang, who retired in February of last year, will be replaced on the court by him.All nine candidates who applied for the role had been shortlisted by the JSC.Justice Ouko and his Court of Appeal colleagues Koome and Kathurima M'Inoti, High Court judges Joseph Sergon and Chitembwe, Prof Lumumba Nyaberi, Ms Yano, and Justices Marete and Nderi were among those who sought to join the apex court.
Former Samburu Senator Sammy Prisa Leshore has replaced former Jubilee nominated Senator Isaac Mwaura.This follows a gazzette notice dated 11th May.” The deleted Nominee stands disqualified as the member of to the Senate representing persons with disabilities,” read the Gazette Notice.Leshore will now represent people living with disabilities in the Senate.
The High court of Kenya has ordered Nation Media Group to pull down the 'covid19millionaires' story from all its social media platforms. This comes as a company by the name, Megascope Ltd went to court a filed a libel case against them. Megascope Ltd, a medical equipment supplier, was one of the companies mentioned in the expose. The court has asked for the film to be pulled down pending hearing and determination of the case filed. The Covid19 millionaires expose was aired on NTV exposed the rot in KEMSA which
List of Items Set to be auctioned by Martha Karua from Moses Kuria to recover Ksh 6.5M as ordered by court
Narc-Kenya party leader Martha Karua has sent auctioneers on 19th Thursday to Gatundu South MP to recover Ksh 6.5 million as ordered by the court back in 2017.The court had ordered the legislator to pay Martha Karua Ksh 6.5 million over defamation case. Kuria had accused Martha of persuading witnesses to fix DP Ruto over ICC case.She had earlier requested Ksh 20 million from the MP.In his ruling, High Court judge Joseph Sergon ordered Moses Kuria to pay the cost of the case noting that the lawmaker's comments
Sammy Prisa Leshore, a former Samburu senator has been gazetted to replace the expelled nominated senator Isaac Mwaura.His expulsion came on Tuesday 11th may 2021 and the gazette to expell him read; "it is notified for the general information of the public pursuant of article 103(1)(e)(I) of the constitution and section 37 of the elections act , the seat of member of senate elected under article 98(1)(d) of the constitution and held by Hon.
Appeal Judge William Ouko has been nominated as Supreme Court choose.The Judicial Service Commission on Wednesday unanimously agreed on his nomination.Ouko's call has been forwarded to President Uhuru Kenyatta for appointment.He will be part of the courtroom docket to update Justice Jackton Ojwang who retired in February remaining year.The JSC had shortlisted all of the 9 applicants who implemented for the position.
ItThe Judicial service commission unanimously nominated justice William Ouko to join the court of Appeal to replace justice Jackton Ojwang who retired on February 2020.Justice Ouko was nominated from among the nine candidates shortlisted by the commission of whom had applied for the position.Justice Ouko had also applied for the Chief Justice position loosing to Justice Martha Koome.￼ Others who had applied for the position are Court Of Appeal judge Martha Koome who automatically became disqualified after being nominated for the position of the Chief Justice by the Judicial service commission,judge Kathurima who however withdrew his candidature,judge M'Inoti, high court judges Joseph Sergon and Chitembwe, Ms Yano,Prof Lumumba Nyaberi and justices Marete and Nderi.Justice William Ouko when he appeared before the Judicial service commission for nomination for the post of the Chief Justice.