Four police officers suspected of torturing two university students in Homa Bay now feel the full force of the law. On Monday, agents Abner Marienga, Timothy Kirichi Kuria and Steve Bongo and Sergeant Shadrack Kavala entered the offices of the Internal Affairs Unit (UAI) to be arrested.
Embakasi East MP, Babu Owino has come under fire in the past over his controversial remarks in the course of his political career. In September 2017, Babu was arrested over alleged abusive remarks on President Uhuru. He was later released on a Sh500, 000 bail and two sureties of Sh1 million each.
Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has spoken out after the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) George Kinoti was sentenced to four months in prison. In a sit-down with Kenyans.co.ke on Saturday, November 21, on the sidelines of the editors' sensitisation workshop between the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP) and Kenya Editors Guild (KEG), the DPP noted that Kinoti should have been given a chance to defend himself.
Noordin Haji, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), has recently been in the news due to rumors in the local media about an apparent feud with the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI). Noordin Haji exposed his sensitive side in an interview with KBC TV when he wasn't dealing with cases.
The director of public prosecution, Noordin Hajji has called out all the politicians who allegedly claimed that he is afraid of prosecuting prominent people despite the fact that their cases have been presented to them by the directorate of criminal investigations along with other security agencies. Photo:Courtesy
Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Noordin Haji has been in the limelight in the recent past after reports from local media of his alleged row with the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI). Speaking in an interview with KBC TV, Noordin Haji revealed his soft side whenever he isn't dealing with cases.
Noordin Mohamed Haji, is a Kenyan advocate of the High Court of Kenya, a position he has held for the last 21 years and the current Director of Public Prosecutions, replacing Keriako Tobiko who resigned in 2018. He is the second Director of Public Prosecutions after the promulgation of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, which made the Office an independent entity from the Attorney General's Office.
Director of public prosecution Noordin Haji has finally responded to the critics who have been trying to remove him from the office saying that he is corrupt and the allegations of failing to prosecute the cases as they arise. Speaking to an interview in the night of Wednesday, 24th, November 2021 the Dpp said that he is set to leave the office of the Director of Public Prosecution should the president compose a tribunal to investigate him according to the petitions that have been filed against him.
The office of the director of public prosecution (DPP) has reached out to the public informing them of hackers that have infiltrated their Facebook page and allegedly changed the name which is now reading in what is suspected to be Asian language. The incident which has happened just a few minutes ago no pains abroad picture of the vulnerability of Kenyans with online platforms.
Some people have experienced a situation where their social media accounts have been hacked. Those people who hack those accounts and mostly Facebook don't have good intentions. Sometimes they may end up sending bad messages to your friends that can be disrespectful. Sometimes these people use these account to monitor you and can easily steal from you.
Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has told he is not afraid about the four petitions that have been cataloged against him striving his disposal from office. "I am a man of God... I cannot be in this office forever. If PSC realizes that I have to leave, then the due procedure must be obeyed.
A petition by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) seeking the removal of Deputy Chief Justice, Philomena Mbete Mwilu, from office was quashed by the High Court. On Friday, November 12, the High Court sitting in Nairobi ordered the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) to stop deliberations on DCJ Mwilu's possible ejection.
According to the ruling delivered on Thursday, November 25, Milimani Senior Principal Magistrate Kenneth Cheruiyot stated that the prosecution failed to provide substantial evidence against the MP. The prosecution team had sought for Owino to be put to task for words he uttered in 2017 against President Uhuru Kenyatta.
The ICC' s Deputy Prosecutor, James Stewart, has suffered a setback after the court denied his request for more time to persuade a key witness to testify against Paul Gicheru. In a ruling, ICC Judge Miatta Maria rejected the prosecutor' s request, noting that the prosecution office was " speculating" that granting it more time would solve " the problem it now faces. "
Director of Public prosecutions has suffered a huge blow in his efforts to remove Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu from office over corruption allegations. The court has made it clear that DPP prayers violates the doctrine of separation of powers hence invalid and void. Haji has been at the forefront trying to prosecute Philomena Mwilu to ensure she rots in jail but that has not succeeded.
(The Director of Public Prosecution Haji) The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Haji was left dissapointed after the High Court ruled out his petition against Deputy Chief Justice (DCJ) Philomena Mbete Mwilu on Friday, November 12. The Judges in the High court ruled that the DPP and DCI cannot petition the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) for the removal of Philomena Mbete or any other judges since they are state officers.
Mwendwa was arrested on Friday, November 26, mid-morning in Nairobi by detectives drawn from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI). By the time of going to press, the details on why he was arrested had not been made public. However, the source intimated that it was in relation to the ongoing probe into misuse of taxpayers money and abuse of office at the FKF.
Senior Counsel Ahmednasir Abdulahi has this morning leaked a stay order that was served to the High Court addressed by DCI George Kinoti's lawyer seeking to appeal the 4 months jail term that was granted to Kinoti. In the letter, SC Ahmednasir has revealed a big mistake that was committed by Kinoti's counsel saying that he filed the application in the name of the office of the Director of Criminal Investigations and not the person of George Kinoti.
Just In: Former KPLC MD & 14 Other Accused Of Corruption & Disappearance Of Ksh 408M Appear In Court
Former KPLC MD (Photo Courtesy) The Office of the Director Of Public Prosecution has been doing some good job on ensuring that those corrupt people in top office are brought to book and face justice on their wrong doings. The Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has been struggling financially due to some corruption within the company that has been tough on Kenyans with the cost of electricity.
A Nairobi court has acquitted Embakasi East member of parliament Babu Owino over hate speech charges levelled against him. According to the delivered on Thursday, November 25, Milimani Senior Principal Magistrate Kenneth Cheruiyot stated that the prosecution failed to provide substantial evidence against the MP. They termed the words as offensive and ment to bring hatred to the top office.