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LSK And Azimio Gangs Up Against President Ruto For Appointing Waititu, Alleges This

Many Kenyans especially those from the Azimio side were shocked after President Ruto appointed the former Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu a member of the Nairobi River Commission. The former Kiambu Governor was impeached in January 2020 on the claims of corruption, gross misconduct and abuse of office. He also tried to move to court, but he lost all the court battles.

  6 days ago ago
LSK And Azimio Gangs Up Against President Ruto For Appointing Waititu, Alleges This

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"We Regret Inform You This" Lawyer Nelson Havi Drops A Major Announcement On The CBC Case

Photo courtesy of Lawyer Nelson Havi. The former president of the Law Society of Kenya lawyer Nelson Havi has broken silence with a major announcement on the Competency Based Curriculum case. He has notified the general public that the CBC Case which was set for hearing before the 3 judge bench tomorrow to Wednesday next week will no go on as scheduled.

  25 days ago ago

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Legal Battle Looming As Ruto's Latest Appointments Are Set To Be Challenged In Court

The Law Society Of Kenya has yet hatched a plan to challenge president William Ruto's latest appointments at the court. The society has noted that those appointed by the president are those with various cases and integrity issues. This is after the head of State appointed Mary Wambui as the chairman of the Communications Authority Board and Ferdinand Waititu as a member of the Nairobi River Commission among other top appointments.

  6 days ago ago
Legal Battle Looming As Ruto's Latest Appointments Are Set To Be Challenged In Court

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"We Regret To Inform You This" Lawyer Nelson Havi Drops A Major Announcement On The CBC Case

Photo courtesy of Lawyer Nelson Havi. The former president of the Law Society of Kenya lawyer Nelson Havi has broken silence with a major announcement on the Competency Based Curriculum case. He has notified the general public that the CBC Case which was set for hearing before the 3 judge bench tomorrow to Wednesday next week will no go on as scheduled.

  20 days ago ago

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Just In: William Ruto Wins Case Against The Appointment Of PSs After Court Ruling

President William Ruto has won a case against the appointment of Principal Secretaries after the labor court has made a ruling today. This is after the Law Society of Kenya filed a petition to object the move halting the vetting process that had already kicked off at the national assembly.

  10 days ago ago
Just In: William Ruto Wins Case Against The Appointment Of PSs After Court Ruling

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President Ruto Warned To Stop Secretly Threatening Kenya's Law Systems By Withdrawing Graft Cases

The Law Society of Kenya president Eric Theuri has today warned the president to stop interfering with the independence of the courts. This is based on the fact that the president has always been making moves to withdraw some of his close allies graft cases. While speaking on press interview with various media houses, Eric Theuri informed the president to stick to his promise of not interfering with the independence of the justice systems.

  1 month ago ago
President Ruto Warned To Stop Secretly Threatening Kenya's Law Systems By Withdrawing Graft Cases

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Revealed: Nelson Havi Alleges On What One Of Candidates Vying For DCI Director Did

Nelson Havi, a former president of the Law Society of Kenya, has expressed his interests on the candidates vying for the position of Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) Boss. He has urged that one of the candidates come to the public limelight after allegedly signing a blank paper that was later described as a full document in court.

  1 month ago ago
Revealed: Nelson Havi Alleges On What One Of Candidates Vying For DCI Director Did

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Court Dismisses Case That Had Blocked Vetting Of President Ruto's PS Nominees

The Law Society of Kenya's lawsuit contesting the appointment of the 51 principal secretaries has now been dismissed by the high court. The principal secretaries are not appointed based on regional and tribal balance, which is the basis for the court case. Photo courtesy The case has already been dismissed by high court justice Nduma Nderi.

  10 days ago ago
Court Dismisses Case That Had Blocked Vetting Of President Ruto's PS Nominees

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Officers Who Were Used by the Last Regime to Frame Innocent People Should Face the Consequences–Havi

Photo: Courtesy Since President William Ruto got into power, there have been emerging reports that some leaders might have been framed with non-existent cases. The issue has elicited mixed reactions from Kenyans and leaders who say those culpable of framing innocent individuals should answer some questions. The latest leader to comment on the issue is Nelson Havi, the immediate former Law Society of Kenya (LSK) President.

  1 month ago ago
Officers Who Were Used by the Last Regime to Frame Innocent People Should Face the Consequences–Havi

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High Court Bars The National Assembly From Vetting Principal Secretaries, Here Is Why.

President William Ruto has landed himself in trouble following a move by the Kenyan court to bar the parliament from vetting members whom he had nominated to become his principal secretaries. Successful candidates were looking forward to occupy various positions ranging from principal secretary of interior to the one who will be in charge of mining and blue economy.

  24 days ago ago
High Court Bars The National Assembly From Vetting Principal Secretaries, Here Is Why.

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Why the Court has Temporary Stopped Vetting Exercise of Ruto-Appointed PS Nominees

The Labour Court has temporarily stopped the vetting of Principal Secretaries exercise which had entered its second day. In a ruling made by Justice Nzioki Makau on Tuesday, said that the exercise can not continue while there is a pending hearing in court challenging the process. Law Society of Kenya had filed a petition pointing out some nominees had integrity issues.

  24 days ago ago
Why the Court has Temporary Stopped Vetting Exercise of Ruto-Appointed PS Nominees

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"This Appointment Will Be Challenged In Court" LSK President Warns President Ruto

LSK President Eric Theuri. [Source/Theuri] The President of Law Society of Kenya (LSK) Eric Theuri has vowed to move to court to challenge the appointment of Beatrice Salaal Lemedeket as the Principal Administrative Secretary/Accounting Officer in the National Police Service (NPS). In a statement signed Felix Koskei, the Chief of Staff in the Office of President, Ruto appointed Salaal saying it was in line "in the implementation of his economic plan for Kenya".

  1 month ago ago

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President Ruto Agrees To Work Closely With Law Society Of Kenya

Kenya's president Dr William Samoei Ruto, has now made a significant move to promote wide democratic space for all the citizens. While he addressed the independent council of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK), the head of state gave his wishes to see a country where the law is a strong pillar in governance.

  1 month ago ago
President Ruto Agrees To Work Closely With Law Society Of Kenya

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LSK issues a threatening statement to DPP Haji

Noordin Haji has landed into trouble following his decision to withdraw corruption cases of two famous person. The Law Society of Kenya has given the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Noordin Haji a three day ultimatum to disclose reasons for withdrawal of corruption cases. According to LSK president, if he fails the society has said it will take steps to hold him accountable for all the cases.

  1 month ago ago
LSK issues a threatening statement to DPP Haji

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President Ruto Should Respect The Constitution.

Barely a hundred days after his election to the top-most seat in Kenya, President William Ruto finds his regime in a political quagmire with the law.This time around, it involves his appointment of the permanent secretaries, which the Law Society of Kenya has deemed unconstitutional. This allegation comes at a time when the president has been seen awarding loyalty in his political appointments amid claims of creating positions in the national government that the opposition has termed as unconstitutional.

  20 days ago ago
President Ruto Should Respect The Constitution.

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Just In: President Ruto Chairs the Second Cabinet Meeting Amid Rampant Insecurity in The City

Tuesday afternoon, President William Ruto presided over the second meeting of his new cabinet secretaries. All the cabinet secretaries were present when the meeting began in the afternoon, according to State House Press Secretary Emmanuel Talam. The meeting came just hours after the Employment and Labour Relations Court halted the ongoing screening of Principal Secretaries while it heard and decided a case that had been filed.

  24 days ago ago
Just In: President Ruto Chairs the Second Cabinet Meeting Amid Rampant Insecurity in The City

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Court Ends Ongoing Vetting Of The PS Nominees

•LSK contends that 426 qualified candidates for the position were left off of the list. Principal Secretaries' ongoing background checks have been halted by the Employment and Labour Relations Court until the hearing and resolution of a complaint. On Monday, Justice Nzioka Wa Makau issued the ruling halting the screening procedure.

  24 days ago ago
Court Ends Ongoing Vetting Of The PS Nominees

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President William Ruto On The Spot Over The Defiance Of Court Orders

President William Ruto has come under fire for allegedly interfering with independent institutions and defying court rulings as reported by the Nation Newspaper. Yesterday, the opposition coalition and the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) said that President Ruto's new administration was already displaying symptoms of disobeying court rulings, much like the previous one had done.

  1 month ago ago
President William Ruto On The Spot Over The Defiance Of Court Orders

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LSK President Changes Tune On President Ruto Days After Their Meeting, Warns Him Against This

The pressure of being in office is currently affecting President Dr. William Samoei Arap Ruto. He worked extremely hard to achieve his goal of becoming the president of the Republic of Kenya. In the recently concluded, fiercely contested 2022 general elections, he narrowly defeated Hon. Raila Amolo Odinga, the former second Prime Minister of the Republic of Kenya.

  1 month ago ago
LSK President Changes Tune On President Ruto Days After Their Meeting, Warns Him Against This

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LSK President urges that before dropping charges, the DPP must offer convincing justification.

The Law Society of Kenya recently ended its silence about DPP Haji's decision to dismiss numerous graft charges and associated matters.LSK President Eric Theuri, speaking on behalf of the organization, pressed Director of Public Prosecutions Haji to publicly state the rationale behind the end of withdrawn graft cases.

  1 month ago ago
LSK President urges that before dropping charges, the DPP must offer convincing justification.