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Court of Appeal Comes to the President's Rescue; Suspends The Strict Order by The High Court

The Appellate Court popularly referred to as the Court of Appeal has suspended an order from High Court directing the President to swear in 6 Judges he rejected. A month ago, the High court ordered the President to swear in 6 judges namely, Aggrey Muchelule, George Odunga, Weldon Korir and Prof Joel Ngugi who were recommended for the Court of Appeal.

  2 months ago ago
Court of Appeal Comes to the President's Rescue; Suspends The Strict Order by The High Court

JUSTICE

CJ Martha Koome Receives A Special Letter Just Moments After The High Court Ruling On The 6 Judges

The High Court of Kenya has again ruled against the decision of President Uhuru Kenyatta. The courts have directed Uhuru to appoint the six judges whom he rejected in the list that was recommended by the Judicial Service Commission. A three judge bench that included justices James Wakiaga, George Dulu and William Musyoka have today on Thursday ruled that the President Uhuru Kenyatta's decision to leave out the six judges was unconstitutional.

  3 months ago ago
CJ Martha Koome Receives A Special Letter Just Moments After The High Court Ruling On The 6 Judges

JUSTICE

President Uhuru Vows Not To Swear In The Six Judges, Reveals Their Mistakes

President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed not to appoint the remaining six Judges who failed the appointment in the Court of Appeal issuing contentious remarks. In a report via the Star, the Head of State speaking on Monday at Statehouse where he met with the Eastern Leaders, he insisted that he will not swear the remaining six judges namely Joel Ngugi, George Odunga, Aggrey Muchelule, and Weldon Korir, alongside registrar of the High Court Judith Omange and Chief Magistrate Evans Makori despite earlier recommendations by the Judicial Service Commission[JSC]

  7 months ago ago
President Uhuru Vows Not To Swear In The Six Judges, Reveals Their Mistakes

POLITICS

AG Kihara, CJ Koome Told What To Do Over The Six Judges Awaiting Appointment

The High Court today ruled that the President Uhuru Kenyatta's decision to decline the appointment of the six judges was unconstitutional. The court directed Uhuru Kenyatta that the six judges who were, Justice Aggrey Muchelule, Justice Weldon Korir, Joel Ngugi, George Odunga and Justice Judith Omange will have to assume office within 14 days if the Head of State does not officially appoint them.

  3 months ago ago
AG Kihara, CJ Koome Told What To Do Over The Six Judges Awaiting Appointment

JUSTICE

Nelson Havi Breaks Silence On High Court Order On Uhuru To Appoint The Six Judges

The Law Society of Kenya President Nelson Havi has responded to the High Court directive on President Uhuru Kenyatta to Appoint the six judges he failed to to appoint way back in June. The High Court gave Uhuru 14 days to do the appointment, failure to which the Chief Justice Martha Koome may take that mandate to do the appointment.

  3 months ago ago
Nelson Havi Breaks Silence On High Court Order On Uhuru To Appoint The Six Judges

JUSTICE

Nelson Havi Has Asked Martha Koome To Swear In The Six Judges That Were Rejected By Uhuru Kenyatta

(A picture of Nelson Havi) The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) President, Nelson Havi asked the Chief Justice Martha Koome to swear in the six judges that were rejected by President Uhuru Kenyatta. The six judges are Aggrey Mucheule, George Odunga, Weldon Korir, Joel Ngugi, Evans Makori, and Judith Omange.

  3 months ago ago
Nelson Havi Has Asked Martha Koome To Swear In The Six Judges That Were Rejected By Uhuru Kenyatta

JUSTICE

Big Win President Uhuru Kenyatta As Court of Appeal Bars CJ Koome From Swearing in Six Judges

Court of appeals has today barred Chief Justice Martha Koome from swearing in six Judges that president Uhuru Kenyatta had rejected. According to appellate judges all appeals must be first heard and determined before chief can take any action. "APPELLATE COURT bars CJ Koome from swearing-in six judges President Kenyatta had failed to appoint until appeals are heard and determined," read the statement.

  2 months ago ago
Big Win President Uhuru Kenyatta As Court of Appeal Bars CJ Koome From Swearing in Six Judges

POLITICS

List Of The Six Judges President Uhuru Kenyatta Rejected

The high court has turned aside on president Uhuru Kenyatta's decision to reject appointing the six judges as it issues tough conditions demanding the president to appoint them before two weeks elapses. This happened few months ago after the president appointed over 30 judges and left six of them of which he later claimed that they did not meet the threshold requirements.

  3 months ago ago
List Of The Six Judges President Uhuru Kenyatta Rejected

POLITICS

Huge Blow to Uhuru as Court Orders Him to Appoint Six Rejected Judges in 14 Days

The High Court has ordered President Uhuru Kenyatta to appoint the six judges left out during the June 3, 2021 appointments within 14 days failure to which they will be deemed to have been duly appointed. In a ruling, the High Court declared that failure by the Head of State to do so within the stipulated time will conclude that his power to appoint the six to have long expired.

  3 months ago ago
Huge Blow to Uhuru as Court Orders Him to Appoint Six Rejected Judges in 14 Days

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President Uhuru Kenyatta Given Only 14 Days To Appoint The Six Remaining Judges

The High Court has directed President Uhuru Kenyatta to appoint the six judges whom he left out in the list recommended by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC). A three judge bench comprising justices James Wakiaga, George Dulu, and William Musyoka on Thursday ruled that the president’s decision to leave out the six judges was unconstitutional.

  3 months ago ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta Given Only 14 Days To Appoint The Six Remaining Judges

POLITICS

High Court Tough Ruling to President Uhuru Over 6 Judges Left Out

President Uhuru Kenyatta has again been dealt a major blow following the order by high court to appoint six judges he rejected. According to high court president Uhuru Kenyatta has no power to reject appointment of any judge recommended by Judicial Service Commission. The court has therefore ordered president Uhuru Kenyatta to appoint six Judges within 14 days failure of which Judiciary Service Commission will see ways of appointing and swearing in the six judges.

  3 months ago ago
High Court Tough Ruling to President Uhuru Over 6 Judges Left Out

POLITICS

President Uhuru Elated With the Latest Court Rule Remaks

PHOTO / COURTESY The Court of Appeal has temporarily halted a High Court judgment requiring the President to swear in six judges whom he had previously rejected. A month ago, President Uhuru Kenyatta was instructed by the High Court to swear in six judges who were recommended for the Court of Appeal, including Aggrey Muchelule, George Odunga, Weldon Korir, and Prof Joel Ngugi.

  2 months ago ago
President Uhuru Elated With the Latest Court Rule Remaks

JUSTICE

CJ Martha Koome Asks Court to Dismiss Case Challenging President Uhuru’s Decision on Six Judges

Martha Koome the acting chief justice and the Judicial Service Commission now want the court to dismiss a case challenging President decision to reject the nomination of six judges. According to the court papers the chief justice and the JSC Commission argue that the petition filed by Katiba Institute challenging the President’s decision has been overtaken by events and orders being sought against the chief justice cannot obtain.

  6 months ago ago
CJ Martha Koome Asks Court to Dismiss Case Challenging President Uhuru’s Decision on Six Judges

JUSTICE

Bad News For The Six Unsworn Judges After CJ Backs President Uhuru, Asks Court To Dismiss Petitions

It is bad news for the six judges who were left out by the President after refusing to swear them in. This is after the chief justice asks court to dismiss any petitions and case that seek to challenge President Uhuru’s decision on the six judges he left out; Prof. Joel Ngugi, George Odunga, Aggrey Muchelule, Weldon Korir, Judith Omange and Evans Makori.

  6 months ago ago
Bad News For The Six Unsworn Judges After CJ Backs President Uhuru, Asks Court To Dismiss Petitions

JUSTICE

Itumbi Alleges Secret Plan for 6 Judges Who Weren't Appointed

The former State House Employee Dennis Itumbi has revealed strange details that allegedly emerged from the closed door meeting at the DCI on Wednesday last week. Itumbi has alleged that the DCI office has unwrapped a shred assignment to the DCI officers where they are obliged to compile a dossier that will be forwarded to the Judicial Service Commission as the confidential intelligence report that will to contain adverse information about the six judges who were rejected in the appointment to the court of appeal.

  6 months ago ago
Itumbi Alleges Secret Plan for 6 Judges Who Weren't Appointed

JUSTICE

DP Ruto Responds To Uhuru Following His Judges Appointment, As He Reveals What He Would Have Done

Speaking during a late night show in KTN dubbed Cross Fire on Thursday, deputy president William Ruto has hit back to president Uhuru following his appointment of judges. According to DP, president should have appointed all judges before it is according to the law. Adding that if it was him he could have appointed all the judges because it is according to the constitution and he always follow and obey constitution.

  7 months ago ago
DP Ruto Responds To Uhuru Following His Judges Appointment, As He Reveals What He Would Have Done

POLITICS

President Uhuru Kenyatta Has Rejected an Appeal for the Six JSC Nominees to be Appointed

President Uhuru Kenyatta has stated that he would not appoint the six nominees for Court of Appeal and High Court justices whose nominations he rejected ten days ago. After obtaining negative findings on the six nominees from the National Intelligence Service (NIS) and other security agencies, Kenyatta claims his conscience was clear.

  7 months ago ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta Has Rejected an Appeal for the Six JSC Nominees to be Appointed

JUSTICE

Ruto: What I Would Have Done Better Than Uhuru

Deputy President William Ruto has pointed out what seemingly appears to be his boss, President Uhuru Kenyatta's failures. Ruto insisted that he would have solved the row between the Executive and the Judiciary by appointing the six judges Uhuru rejected. These are Justices Joel Ngugi, George Odunga, Weldon Korir, Aggrey Muchelule, Evans Kiago and Judith Omange.

  7 months ago ago
Ruto: What I Would Have Done Better Than Uhuru

JUSTICE

High Court Judge Arrested Over Corruption

Judge Aggrey Mchelule of the High Court has been detained. He Is among the six judges that President Uhuru Kenyatta refused to promote. Mchelule was apprehended in the presence of others and transferred to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) headquarters for processing, according to reports.

  6 months ago ago
High Court Judge Arrested Over Corruption

POLITICS

High Court Gives President Kenyatta 14 days To Appoint Six Judges That He Rejected

The High Court has ordered President Uhuru Kenyatta to appoint the six judges left out during the June 3, 2021 appointments within 14 days failure to which they will be deemed to have been duly appointed. In a ruling, the High Court declared that failure by the Head of State to do so within the stipulated time will conclude that his power to appoint the six to have long expired.

  3 months ago ago
High Court Gives President Kenyatta 14 days To Appoint Six Judges That He Rejected