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JUSTICE

Major Boost To Raila, Uhuru Top Lawyer's Highlights Three Reasons Why BBI Process is Constitutional

The Orange Democratic Movement party leader Hon Raila Amollo Odinga and his handshake Partner president Uhuru Kenyatta have received a major boost regarding the BBI case as top lawyer highlight three important reasons why it is constitutional. Speaking before a panel of judges today at the Supreme Court, Solicitor General Kennedy Ogeto has shed more light on the entire BBI process that took place two years ago, thereby confirming its authenticity and constitutionality.

  4 months ago ago
Major Boost To Raila, Uhuru Top Lawyer's Highlights Three Reasons Why BBI Process is Constitutional

JUSTICE

Lawyer Kennedy Ogeto Deconstructs Court Of Appeal Judges, Explains How They Erred On Basic Structure

The question of whether the doctrine of basic structure is applicable in the Kenyan context was a complex one during the building bridges initiative appeal at the court of Appeal. Learned Court of Appeal Judges in their majority agreed that the constitution of Kenya has outlined a procedure of amending it, giving all sovereign power to the people of Kenya.

  4 months ago ago
Lawyer Kennedy Ogeto Deconstructs Court Of Appeal Judges, Explains How They Erred On Basic Structure

POLITICS

The Unpredictable BBI Ruling.

The Supreme Court is expected to rule on the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) on Thursday, March 31. Solicitor General Kennedy Ogeto has finally weighed in on the bill's contentious discussion. Mr. Ogeto, speaking in Nyamira County on March 30, said the government was prepared for any conclusion, favorable or negative, and that justice would prevail regardless of the outcome.

  1 month ago ago
The Unpredictable BBI Ruling.

JUSTICE

Breaking News: Supreme Court Makes a Major Ruling on BBI Appeal

An application to have three judges withdraw themselves from the BBI appeal case has been dismissed by the Supreme Court. The declaration was made at the Supreme Court facilities, where the judges held a physical session to discuss the BBI Appeals and make orders. Activist Isaac Aluochier had requested that Justices Njoki Ndungu, Smokin Wanjala, and Mohammed Ibrahim remove themselves on the grounds that they are biased.

  6 months ago ago
Breaking News: Supreme Court Makes a Major Ruling on BBI Appeal

POLITICS

Government Breaks Silence About Upcoming BBI Ruling, Reveals Their Expectations

Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) ruling is et to be delivered by Supreme Court on Thursday, March 31. Solicitor General, Kennedy Ogeto, has now weighed in on the heated debate surrounding the bill. Speaking in Nyamira County on Wednesday, March 30, Mr Ogeto said that the government was anticipating any outcome, whether positive or negative and no matter the ruling justice will prevail.

  1 month ago ago
Government Breaks Silence About Upcoming BBI Ruling, Reveals Their Expectations

POLITICS

Fred Matiangi Issue an Order on Miguna's Return to Kenya

Miguna Miguna,the defiant exiled laywer may soon return to Kenya after the Interior Ministry asked immigration officers at Kenyan embassies in Berlin, Germany, and Ottawa, Canada, to provide him travel credentials. The Interior Ministry has asked immigration authorities at Kenyan embassies in Berlin, Germany, and Ottawa, Canada, to grant travel passports to embattled lawyer Miguna Miguna.

  5 months ago ago
Fred Matiangi Issue an Order on Miguna's Return to Kenya

JUSTICE

Will Justice Koome Rise To Occasion, Follow Independent Footsteps Of Maraga Over BBI Appeal?

Three events stood out as the Supreme Court began hearing three days of oral submissions on the BBI appeal Tuesday 18th January 2022. Chief Justice Martha Koome leads a seven-judge bench of the Supreme Court. First, the Attorney General through lawyer Kennedy Ogeto put up a spirited fight seeking to overturn the ruling of the Court of Appeal who quashed the BBI process on grounds of unconstitutionality of the proposed amendments.

  4 months ago ago
Will Justice Koome Rise To Occasion, Follow Independent Footsteps Of Maraga Over BBI Appeal?

JUSTICE

Paul Gicheru's ICC Case Takes a Twist as Gov't Vows to Help Prosecutor if One Condition is Met

Kenya is not committed to working with the International Criminal Court (ICC) to ensure that there is a witness to testify in the trial of attorney Paul Gicheru which is scheduled to open on February 15, ICC has claimed. Nairobi is also said to be hot and cold with the ICC's request to help track down a "missing" hostile witness, who had a good relationship with prosecutors before turning them away.

  3 months ago ago
Paul Gicheru's ICC Case Takes a Twist as Gov't Vows to Help Prosecutor if One Condition is Met

TRAVEL

Win For Miguna as Government Allows Him to Travel to Kenya

The confrontation between exiled lawyer Miguna Miguna and the government is far from over after the state tossed him back to Kenyan Embassies in Ottawa, Canada and Berlin, Germany. In a letter signed by the Solicitor General, Kennedy Ogeto, the government asked the Kenyan High Commissions in Ottawa and Berlin to facilitate Miguna’s travel by issuing him with the requisite travel documents upon the provision of the necessary documentation.

  5 months ago ago
Win For Miguna as Government Allows Him to Travel to Kenya

JUSTICE

Martha Karua Walks Out Of The Supreme Court Protesting After What The Court Did To Her

The BBI appeal hearing in the Supreme Court has commenced today with the appellants and the respondents had all prepared for the sessions. The bench through Justice Isaac Lenaola asked when will does amici stop being a friend of the court and then become a party? Lenaola added if one enters the proceedings of the High Court as an amici curiae why are should they suddenly call themselves respondents?

  4 months ago ago
Martha Karua Walks Out Of The Supreme Court Protesting After What The Court Did To Her

JUSTICE

Uhuru and Raila last bullet for BBI

The Supreme Court has entered day 2 of hearing three appeals related to the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI), with the Attorney-General kihara kariuki taking the opportunity to fault the High Court and Court of Appeal for nullifying the constitutional amendment process. In his opening statement, the AG argued that the courts failed to address the issues to their finality, such as applicability of basic structure and presidential immunity.

  4 months ago ago
Uhuru and Raila last bullet for BBI

TRAVEL

Dr. Miguna Lectures The Government For Denying Him Travel Papers

Dr. Miguna Miguna was angered by the whole incident of the government denying him permission to fly into the country. He took to his social media to spew all his anger as he blamed different government officials who had coordinated with the Kenyan embassy to block his travel. He lectured them telling them to respect the court order that had been given to allow him come back.

  5 months ago ago
Dr. Miguna Lectures The Government For Denying Him Travel Papers

JUSTICE

It's A Trap, Miguna Refuses To Fill Forms For His Return.

Miguna Miguna, is the only known man who has ome name twice. He is the exiled Canada-based lawyer who was deported to Canada from Kenya. He has vowed not to fill forms as directed by the Kenyan Government in order to facilitate for his return to Kenya.

  5 months ago ago
It's A Trap, Miguna Refuses To Fill Forms For His Return.

JUSTICE

Former LSK President Receives An Award From President Uhuru Weeks After Declining State Appointment

During the 2019 Mashujaa Day celebrations, President Uhuru Kenyatta honoured Lawyer Allen Gichuhi with a state investiture of Honours and Awards of Elder of the Burning Spear (EBS). Mr Gichuhi who is the former President of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) was recognized by the Head of State for a number of achievements.

  6 months ago ago
Former LSK President Receives An Award From President Uhuru Weeks After Declining State Appointment

TRAVEL

Government Maintains That Miguna Must Fill Some Documents to Warrant His Travel Back to Kenya

Deported Lawyer and Political Activist Miguna Miguna will be allowed back into the country on condition that he fills some forms for his travel facilitation. This is according to the Solicitor General Kennedy Ogeto said the Immigration officers in Berlin and Ottawa have been advised to process the Miguna's travel papers.

  5 months ago ago
Government Maintains That Miguna Must Fill Some Documents to Warrant His Travel Back to Kenya

JUSTICE

Kenya equivocal on helping out the ICC on Gicheru's case.

Kenya is wary on helping out the International Criminal Court (ICC) in getting participation of an observer needed to affirm in legal advisor Paul Gicheru's case booked to open on February 15. Nairobi is likewise going back and forth on ICC solicitation to help in the following the "missing" unfriendly observer, who was at first in great terms with the investigators prior to betraying them.

  3 months ago ago
Kenya equivocal on helping out the ICC on Gicheru's case.

POLITICS

Dr. Miguna Vows Not To Fill Any Forms To Be Allowed Back Into The Country

Kenyan exiled lawyer Dr. Miguna Miguna has said that he will not gill in any form to facilitate his return to the country. He has been directed to do so by the government so as to be allowed to travel. Through Solistan General Kennedy Ogeto, the government had asked the embassy in Ottawa to issue Miguna with forms to fill.

  5 months ago ago
Dr. Miguna Vows Not To Fill Any Forms To Be Allowed Back Into The Country

POLITICS

Canada Based Lawyer Miguna Has Received a New Boost After The Government Directed This

The High Court had initially directed the Kenyan embassy in Berlin, Germany, to issue Miguna with travel documents but he was reportedly refused. The government asked the Kenyan embassies in Ottawa and Berlin to issue Miguna with the documents. This was witnessed through a letter addressed to lawyer Nelson Havi and signed by the Solicitor General, Kennedy Ogeto.

  5 months ago ago
Canada Based Lawyer Miguna Has Received a New Boost After The Government Directed This

POLITICS

BBI Appeal: AG Contests Verdict on President Impunity

The office of the Attorney General is seeking to reverse the verdict delivered at the Appellate Court that challenged the immunity of a sitting president. AG through Solicitor General Kennedy Ogeto urged the Supreme Court on Tuesday to elaborate the contentious “issue of basic structure doctrine with finality.”

  4 months ago ago
BBI Appeal: AG Contests Verdict on President Impunity

JUSTICE

Miguna Closer to Returning Home after Matiangi Order

Embattled lawyer Miguna Miguna could soon return to Kenya after the Interior ministry directed immigration officials at Kenyan embassies in Berlin, Germany, and Ottawa, Canada, to issue him with travel documents. In a letter to Law Society of Kenya president Nelson Havi, Solicitor-General Kennedy Ogeto said his office had advised the ministries of Interior and Foreign Affairs to obey court orders and allow Mr Miguna to return to Kenya.

  5 months ago ago
Miguna Closer to Returning Home after Matiangi Order