"The commission, in compliance with the conservatory orders, shall not conduct the by-election for Kiagu ward scheduled for October 14 until determination of the said case," IEBC chairperson Wafula Chebukati stated when the by elections were halted. Chama Cha Kazi candidate, Milton Mwenda was disqualified from vying for the by elections that were to take place in Kiagu Ward, but Moses Kuria challenged this decision in High Court.
Yesterday, the Nairobi High Court ruled that the huduma card rollout was illegal. The high court judge Justice Jairus Ngaah made the ruling saying the law was not followed in rolling out the huduma namba card. According to Justice Ngaah, the government did not conduct data protection impact assessment before initiating the process.
Governor of Kirinyaga, Anne Waiguru's Ksh80 million property in Kitisuru, Nairobi, is likely to be auctioned off to pay off debts owing to Kihingo village developers. The Nairobi High Court's Justice Alfred Mabeya authorized Waiguru's house to be auctioned off to repay the Ksh4.5 million debt.
A few days ago, the Kiagu Ward By Elections had to be pushed to a later date after the Chama Cha Kazi Candidate was kicked out of the by elections by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission. Picture courtesy. Mr. Milton Mwenda, together with National Ordinary People Empowerment Party candidate Mr. Nathan Gitonga were disqualified from the race.
"Wao Pia Wamezidi Sasa" Internet Erupts After Another Court Order Nullifies President's Appointment.
A number of Kenyans have shown dissatisfaction with the courts and expressed their anger after another court order nullifies a presidential appointment that was done by Hon Uhuru Kenyatta in 2018. The president appointed 128 heads of parastatals in 2018 and the High Court has declared that the appointment was unconstutional.
The Nairobi High Court tabled for Nation Media Group to compensate billionaire Jimmy Wanjigi and wife Irene Nzisa with a total of Ksh8 million over a fake obituary advert that claimed the business mogul was dead. The advert by Daily Nation was published in February 2018 and it went ahead to treat the couple and their families to shreds of bitterness. Basing our admission to a Standard Report, the high court Judge Wilfrida Okwany issued her judgment stating that the media house had breached the billionaire's
Five officers were charged with murder after a man died in cell in Changamwe. Tomorrow, five police officers will be charged with murder in the Nairobi High Court. The agents were Caliph Abdulahi Sigat, James Mooley Koti, Joseph Odhiambo Sirawa, Edward Congo Ongchonga and Nelson Nkanae.
The government together with the Education Ministry is doing as much as possible to enable the School academic Calendar to kickstart after it was brought to a halt by the Corona Virus Pandemic six months ago. Recently the Cabinet Secretary of Education, released a stated on the phase reopening of schools, the CS gave priority to Examination Candidates to report on 12th to their Respective schools. However,today's developments are a major setback to the scheduled phase reopening of schools.A Nairobi High
The push by former Nairobi Governor, Mike Sonko to be reinstated as governor has not been easy. He has tried all legal process but he has never made it. Mike Sonko's lawyer, Evans Ondieki today asked the Nairobi High Court to delay Anne Kananu's swearing-in as Nairobi governor.
On July 29, 2021, a Nairobi High Court ordered the Technical University of Kenya (TUK) to pay Sh15 million to 75 former students. Former students sued the university for being unable to find work after receiving an engineering degree from the university that was not recognized by the Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK).
On May 17, 2021, the Nairobi High Court quashed a three-year petition to amend the Constitution of Kenya. In the decision, a bench of five including Justices Joel Ngugi, George Odunga, Jairus Ngaah, Teresia Matheka and Chacha Mwita noted that the head of state did not have the power to initiate a constitutional amendment to the popular initiative.
Three hundred and thirty-seven families have sued the Kenyan Government for compensation over the 1998 US Embassy Bombing, which claimed the lives of their loved ones and left several scarred permanently.The aggrieved, through their lawyer John Khaminwa, filed the petition before the Nairobi High Court on Tuesday, May 18.
Former Nairobi governor Mike Sonko's attempt to return to City Hall has been rejected after the recent court ruling after his attempt to challenge his impeachment. (Photo, Courtesy) The Nairobi High Court threw out his petition challenging the impeachment process by the Senate after he maintained that he was unconstitutionally removed from the governor's office.
A man that took DP, William Ruto, to court over grabbed land allegations has died. The man whose land was grabbed during the 2008 poll chaos took DP Ruto to court and won the case against him in 2013. Adrian Gilbert Muteshi died at the age of 86 but the cause of his death wasn't revealed by the family. He worked as a manager at East African Airways. In the case that was a tussle between him and the deputy president, DP Ruto was ordered to pay Sh 5 million for an alleged illegal ownership of the piece land. Mr
High Court Declares Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) Unconstitutional. Friday, 11th June 2021, Nairobi Kenya. The Nairobi High Court has declared the Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) unconstitutional and this was in a petition that was filed by the Law Society Of Kenya (LSK) under the leadership of President Nelson Havi.
High Court Upholds Impeachment Of Former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko. Thursday, 24th June 2021, Nairobi Kenya. The Nairobi High Court has upheld the impeachment of former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko and stated that the impeachment process was done lawfully. The High Court also ruled that it was satisfied that there was public participation that led to the impeachment of the former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko.
The 2007/2008 Post Election Violence robbed many Kenyans of their family members.Most Kenyans lost their properties and many were displaced from their lands.After the incidences,some of the victims of PEV have gone to the court to have either their grabbed properties returned or any other issues that affected then during the 2007/2008 violence that broke out after elections to be addressed. And now a Nairobi High Court has ruled in favour of four Post Election Violence of 2007/2008 victims,who had filed a case