The intrigues around the Kenyan judiciary continues to play out as various stakeholders emerge with different views especially on the just concluded judicial service commission (JSC) interviews which sought to replace justice Maraga, interviews which are to continue soon so as to find a replacement for retired supreme Court judge Jackton Boma Ojwang.
Our eyes are fixed on the liberation warrior, the Prayer warrior, the Chief Justice and the President of the Supreme Court Justice MARTHA KOOME. This a watershed moment in the history of our Judiciary and will define the LEGACY of CJ Koome. Over to you madam CJ.
Days after President Uhuru Kenyatta fowarded the name of Martha Koome to Parliament for vetting, Speaker Justin Muturi has called for a special sitting today, to debate on the suitability of Martha Koome for appointment as Chief Justice. This came after attended the interviews for the position of Chief Justice and was nominated by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).
The country is currently headed by President Uhuru Kenyatta but in the same same currently, there are some people who are enjoying that privilege of being referred to as Presidents.Those 'President' include the LSK President, the Judiciary President, the peoples President among other.So while many people were sleeping, Law Society of Kenya President Nelson Havi was up and doing his own things.
Today is a great victory for the women of Kenya after the Judicial Service Commission nominates Justice Martha Koome as the next Chief Justice.Justice Martha has been nominated after interviews of ten various candidates.Justice Martha Koome name has been forwarded to president Uhuru Kenyatta for appointment.
Yesterday Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) removed Rarienda members of parliament Otiende Amollo from Justice and Legal Affairs Committee.He was replace by Ruaraka member of parliament T.J Kajwang.Speaking in National Assembly, Minority leader John Mbadi said decision to remove him was in line with aspirations of Orange Democratic Movement and NASA coalition.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has gazetted the appointment of Justice Martha Koome as the Chief Justice of Kenya. In a Gazette notice on Wednesday, the president appointed Koome hours after she was approved by the National Assembly. Out of 1.4 billion Covid-19 doses administered around the world today, only 24 million have reached Africa – less than two per cent ~ António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General.
The Presidencial candidates Professor Makau Mutua has cried foul after the Judicial Service Commission announced the Chief Justice the Commission nominated after the vigorous exercise concluded.Through his Twitter account Professor Makau Allegedly claimed that rush before the Judicial Service Commission to announce the Chief Justice Nominee was solely to beat his petition which he had filled seeking to compel the Commission release all the results of the participants before announcing the winner.
Kenya's Judiciary system had come under heavy scrutiny since tough and strict former Chief Justice David Maraga was in office. He took the office by storm as he proclaimed the 2017 Presidential win as null and avoid, which left the Judiciary system got segregated from other top Government departments.
The judiciary service commission has made a historical move.In their appointment, they nominated Justice Lady Martha Koome after successfully convincing the Judiciary Service Commission in her vetting by JSC.The panel led by acting Chief Justice Lady Philomena Mwilu interviewed ten contestants and Justice Martha Koome garnered the highest score.
Today, the Head of State President Uhuru Kenyatta precised over the swearing in of Hon Lady Justice Martha Koome as the next Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya and the President of the Supreme Court. Various leaders have broken their silence congratulating Lady Justice Martha Koome for being given the honor to lead the Judiciary after the retirement of the former CJ David Maraga.
The Judicial Service Commission on Sunday Nominated Court of Appeal Judge Justice Martha Koome for the position of Chief Justice.Martha Koome has over 33 years of experience as a legal practitioner.The nomination came as a shocker to many given that Lawyer Fred Ngatia topped the list of highly-rated candidates for the seat among a section of Kenyans on social media.
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has unanimously nominated Justice Martha Koome Karambu for the position of Chief Justice and forwarded her name to President Uhuru Kenyatta for the appointment.Justice Koome will become the first female president of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kenya,if appointed by the president.
President Uhuru Kenyatta today forwarded the name of Justice Martha Koome to the Parliament in order for appointment as Chief Justice of Kenya.Equity Martha Koome on Wednesday, April 28, given an authority articulation after she was assigned to be Chief Justice by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).
President Uhuru Kenyatta some minutes ago have managed to formally appoint Justice Martha Karambu Koome as the current Chief Justice Of The Republic Of Kenya. This happens after Justice Martha Koome had recently went through different interviews which she had clearly showed all her interested and she was considered the best among all passing the steps one by one to another.
Today the Judiciary Service Commission Panel resumed their duties of interviewing candidates.This time around it was not the Chief Justice they were looking for but a Supreme Court Judge.Last week the JSC was on fire after picking Lady Justice Martha Koome as the next Chief Justice.
[Photo Courtesy] The acting chair of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC), Professor Olive Mwihaki Mugenda has announced that Court of Appeal judge lady justice Martha Koome Karambu is JSC's preferred nominee for appointment as Chief Justice of the Republic Kenya.She is set to become Kenya's first female Chief Justice if President Uhuru Kenyatta accepts her appointment.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Justice Martha Koome as the country's first ever female Chief Justice. This has been confirmed by a gazette notice issued on Wednesday May 19.This comes just few hours after the approval from the National Assembly. Justice Martha makes a history in Kenya as she becomes the first woman to serve as a Chief Justice in Kenya.
It has been a long and a tough search in the Judicial Service Commission after the retirement of Chief Justice David Maraga.Justice Koome will make history as the first female Chief Justice in Kenya.A few minutes after the Judicial Service Commission settled and nominated Justice Martha Koome to be the next Chief Justice, some hopefuls who were interviewed too have broken their silence.
Women leaders have come out to congratulate lady Justice Martha Koome for being nominated as the Chief Justice of the republic of Kenya.She will be the first female Chief Justice.Senator Milicent Omanga said she join her in celebrating her tremendous efforts in shaping a more equal future for Kenyan women.