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JUSTICE

High Court Makes a Major Ruling

Justice John Mativo a judge of the High Court of Kenya has made a powerful landmark ruling. Justice Mativo has made it clear that the retrial of all sexual offenders across the country must begin immediately. According to Justice Mativo, the convicts of such sentences are at liberty to petition court for a review of their sentences.

  29 days ago ago
High Court Makes a Major Ruling

JUSTICE

New Twist As High Court Orders Retrial Of All Sexual Offenders Countrywide

Following the announcement of High Court (Mombasa) orders directing that persons convicted and imprisoned for sexual offences are at liberty to petition the High Court for mitigation and re-sentencing, Kenyans are now eager. According to Justice John Mativa, sentencing offenders is still a discretionary power exercised by the court and entails deliberation of the appropriate sentence.

  29 days ago ago
New Twist As High Court Orders Retrial Of All Sexual Offenders Countrywide

JUSTICE

High Court Issues Orders to IEBC Over Wiper Nomination

Justice John Mativo a judge of the High Court of Kenya in Mombasa has made a major ruling on matters revolving around the Wiper party nominations list. The court has ordered IEBC to gazette the name of Abubakar Talib and struck out the name of Lucas Mulinge. Here is a link: https://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2022-09-11-court-orders-iebc-to-gazette-talib-as-wiper-nominated-mp/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter

  21 days ago ago
High Court Issues Orders to IEBC Over Wiper Nomination

POLITICS

Mike Sonko Suffers A Major Blow in Mombasa Governor's Race

The Mombasa High Court denied a motion to withdraw a complaint attempting to prevent former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sоnkо from running for governor of Mombasa in the August 9 elections. Justice John Mativo denied the petitioner's request to withdraw the petition on Tuesday, May 24, ruling that their plea did not meet the required conditions for the case to be dismissed.

  4 months ago ago
Mike Sonko Suffers A Major Blow in Mombasa Governor's Race

JUSTICE

Sonko Suffers Major Blow in Mombasa Governor Race

On Tuesday, May 24, Justice John Mativo denied the petitioner's request to withdraw the petition, finding that their plea did not fulfill the required conditions for the matter to be dismissed. Despite one of the petitioners withdrawing from the lawsuit, Justice Mativo ordered that it be heard and decided.

  4 months ago ago
Sonko Suffers Major Blow in Mombasa Governor Race

JUSTICE

Legal Fireworks In Court As Popular Lawyer Destroys The Notion That Junet & Waweru are BBI Promoters

Photo Courtesy. The BBI Appeal Case has so far witnessed lots of fireworks in court with top legal minds battling it out to try and salvage the situation. Earlier today Elias Mutuma, who is representing the third-way alliance made his submissions as he tackled the Notion that Junet Mohammed and Denis Waweru were the promoters of the BBI.

  1 year ago ago
Legal Fireworks In Court As Popular Lawyer Destroys The Notion That Junet & Waweru are BBI Promoters

JUSTICE

Raila's Lawyer Faces the Wrath of the People After Attacking the High Court Judges

Raila Odinga With Lawyer Paul Mwangi.The ruling by the five bench judges of the high court has continued to attract reactions from various quarters.Although Raila himself said that people should seize from attacking the Judiciary, his lawyer, Paul Mwangi, has continued to express his dissatisfaction with the high court judgement which dismissed the BBI bill.

  1 year ago ago
Raila's Lawyer Faces the Wrath of the People After Attacking the High Court Judges

JUSTICE

How Court Files Disappear Forcing Judges to Release Criminals

A disturbing trend has developed in Mombasa where court files for active cases have been going missing in the hands of court staff. High Court Judge, Justice John Mativo, states that files were disappearing in unclear circumstances, with a web of powerful individuals believed to be behind the new vice.

  11 months ago ago
How Court Files Disappear Forcing Judges to Release Criminals

JUSTICE

PS Karanja Kibicho And AG Kihara In Hot Soup As They Now Risk Going To Jail Over Shooting Incident

Attorney General Kariuki Kihara and Permanent Secretary Karanja Kibicho are now walking a tight rope after a court ordered the two to appear before it regarding a shooting incident that happened on Mombasa road. The duo risk a jail term for contempt of court with the summons and the looming jail term set to be initiated by the government failure to pay Ksh 5.3 million to Lucy Nduta who had sued the two over the death of a relative.

  11 months ago ago
PS Karanja Kibicho And AG Kihara In Hot Soup As They Now Risk Going To Jail Over Shooting Incident

POLITICS

Major Blow To President Uhuru Kenyatta After The High Court Issues The Following Order

President Uhuru Kenyatta. Photo: State House Kenya. Source: Facebook. President Uhuru Kenyatta has been dealt a major blow following the High Court's ruling on the directive he had issued earlier on. The president had directed both state agencies and ministries to discontinue their involvement and engagement with external lawyers unless the Attorney General approves such engagements. However, the High Court has suspended the directive. According to High Court judge Justice Mativo, a review of the judicial proceedings

  2 years ago ago
Major Blow To President Uhuru Kenyatta After The High Court Issues The Following Order

POLITICS

Big Blow To Mike Sonko As Court Declines To Suspend IEBC Decision Of Barring Him From Contesting

The High Court has declined to stay the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission's order to exclude former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko from running for Governor of Mombasa in the August 9 elections. However, Justice John Mativo of Mombasa determined that issuing the injunction without first hearing all of the parties on the merits would be problematic since it would interfere with other existing cases.

  3 months ago ago
Big Blow To Mike Sonko As Court Declines To Suspend IEBC Decision Of Barring Him From Contesting

TECHNOLOGY

Government Introduces Spyware To Monitor All Phone Conversations

As the country battles against the corona virus, the government through the Communication Authority has been granted the right to monitor the social media life.The Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) has been seeking authority from the court to install a mass surveillance system that can monitor all phone conversations. However, it was allowed by the Court of Appeal to install it. This is bad news to millions of Kenyan social media users as no chat that will remain private.The ruling was delivered by a th

  2 years ago ago
Government Introduces Spyware To Monitor All Phone Conversations

POLITICS

Tony Gachoka Names Individuals And The Body Aiding In Corruption In Kenya

Veteran journalist Tony Gachoka has today revealed the groups that are actively destroying the fight against corruption in Kenya. Via his Twitter account, the former KTN journalist alleges that a click of well oiled lawyers and an enabling Judiciary are the ones aiding corruption in Kenya. Gachoka has put forth these claims after the ruling by High Court in which Justice Mativo suspended President Uhuru's order which required all State institutions to end engagements with private law firms in a period of 21

  2 years ago ago
Tony Gachoka Names Individuals And The Body Aiding In Corruption In Kenya

POLITICS

Akombe Names 3 Things That Might be Happening to CJ Maraga & Family after His Monday Historic Move

Chief Justice David Maraga has done it again. On Monday September 21st, he yet again entered into good books after writing to the president petitioning him to dissolve the 12th parliament for failing to enact the controversial two-thirds gender rule. Despite several court orders and datelines issued by the court for the August house to pass that essential bill, the bill flopped four times on the floor of the National assembly since 2010 when the new constitution came into play. In his last ruling on this matter,

  2 years ago ago
Akombe Names 3 Things That Might be Happening to CJ Maraga & Family after His Monday Historic Move

POLITICS

Big Blow For MPs As High Court Orders Them To Return 2.9 Billion To The Government's Treasury.

The high court has asked the Parliamentarians to return the house allowances that have been enjoying for the last one year. The court further says it was unconstitutional for the senators and MPs to take those money since the SRC (Salary and Remmuniration Commission) had filed the case before against it. It's reported that the money has accrued up to 2.9 billions and each MP or senator is supposed to pay 7 millions shillings to the government treasury. The new directive from the court is expected to elicit a

  1 year ago ago
Big Blow For MPs As High Court Orders Them To Return 2.9 Billion To The Government's Treasury.

TECHNOLOGY

Court Of Appeal Ruling Grants The Government Powers To Tap Into Private Phone Calls.

The communication authority has won in an appeal case on the high court ruling by Justice Mativo that had stopped the government from implementing a plan to create a Data Management System, DSM, meant to monitor the mobile networks. The three interested parties, safaricom, airtel and telkom, failed to provide substantive evidence of how the system once operational would spy on their consumers private information. The high court had outlawed the development of the system but the court of appeal in it's rulin

  2 years ago ago
Court Of Appeal Ruling Grants The Government Powers To Tap Into Private Phone Calls.

HEALTH

What Happened To Doctor Who Sued Medical Board After Being Found Guilty For Overdosing A Baby

(Dr. Oyatsi Photo Courtesy) Early this year Dr. Oyatsi sued the Medical board’s disciplinary committee after ot found Oyatsi guilty of overdosing the baby by using four different medications concurrently, which worsened her condition. The highly respected paediatric neurologist Donald Oyatsi is now facing a possible negligence case that might end in a multi-million shilling payout for his mishandling of a young kid with seizures. This happened after Justice Mativo threw out his case. The judge cited that the

  2 years ago ago
What Happened To Doctor Who Sued Medical Board After Being Found Guilty For Overdosing A Baby

POLITICS

The BBI Battle Continues As Pressure Mounts On The Politician

The BBI battle is taking a U-turn on who is on the right track and who is on the wrong track.Many questions have started raising from political experts.Might the BBI have been initiated to suit a few politician's interests or Is It for the benefit of all Kenyans?

  1 year ago ago
The BBI Battle Continues As Pressure Mounts On The Politician