Few weeks ago, the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) recommended the removal of High court Judge Said Chitembwe from office over gross misconduct and sent its decision to President Uhuru Kenyatta for further action. JSC noted that they had reviewed the petitions against Justice Chitembwe and found he was not fit for office.
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JUST IN: Judicial Service Commission Recommends Firing of High Court Judge Over Misconduct and Graft
Judicial service commission has recommended the removal of Justice Said Chitembwe on the grounds of integrity questions and alleged misconducts. According to a report seen by sources dated May 4, JSC had reviewed the petition against Justice Chitembwe and found him unfit to serve in the judicial service commission.
Justice Said Chitembwe suspended from job after Mike Sonko reveal an exhibit against Justice Said Jitembwe. In his exhibit, the impeached governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko shared a video accusing Justice Said Jitembwe, which most likely suggests there could be attempted bribery or monitory transaction meant to bribe him (Said Chitembwe) and or taking bribes.
Petition Seeking Removal Of Judge Said Chitembwe Withdrawn, Two Others Still Before The JSC. 3rd Friday, December 2021, Nairobi Kenya. A petition that seeks to remove High Court Judge Said Chitembwe from office has been withdrawn and this has now left only two petitions remaining at the Judicial Services Commission (JSC).
Nation media columnist Gabriel Oguda has allegedly claimed that Kaya elders have warned former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko that they will curse him if justice Said Chitembwe is fired from the judiciary. Nation media columnist Gabriel Oguda further alleged that the elders claimed that there were few Mijikendas in the government and that former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko should have chosen a corruption guinea pig from outside the Mijikenda community.
According to new information, President Uhuru Kenyatta has suspended Justice Said Chitembwe, a popular High Court judge who has been making headlines during Uhuru's second term in office. According to a report by Nation, the Head of State has taken this action in response to allegations of gross misconduct.
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has recommended that High Court Judge be removed from his position. They have also advised President Uhuru Kenyatta to set up a tribunal to probe his actions with the goal of removing him from office due to charges of graft and misconduct.
Justice Said Chitembwe has been removed from office by President Uhuru Kenyatta. Uhuru also constituted a 12-member tribunal to investigate the allegations of serious misconduct against the renowned High Court judge in a gazette notification dated May the 18 the. The Kenya Gazette Notice No 5540 of May 18th 2022 as published read that after considering the Judicial Service Commission's Petition and its annexures, His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta has taken the presidential decision.
The Judicial Service Commission, otherwise known as JSC has this afternoon recommended that the High Court Judge, Said Juma Chitembwe, should be suspended from office immediately. Picture courtesy. High Court Judge Said Chitembwe. The members of the JSC have also recommended to the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta that he should form a tribunal which will investigate the conduct of the judge with a view to rid him from office over corruption and gross misconduct allegations levelled against him.
Kenya is a sovereign nation that is under the leadership of President Uhuru Kenyatta. The state also comprises of three arms of government namely; legislature, judiciary and executive. New twist has emerged in Justice Said Chitembwe case following the u-turn by the two petitioners who are seeking to withdraw the two charges where Chitembwe is facing corruption and gross misconduct allegations.
Kenyatta appointed the panel upon receiving a petition from the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) which requested that the judge be removed from office. The tribunal will be presided by Lady Justice Mumbi Ngugi President Uhuru Kenyatta has suspended High Court judge Said Chitembwe to pave the way for misconduct probes.
The office of Justice Said Chitembwe has been suspended by President Uhuru Kenyatta. In a May 18 gazette notification, Uhuru also created a 12-member tribunal to investigate allegations of serious misconduct against the High Court judge. "Upon consideration of the Petition of the Judicial Service Commission and its attachments, His Excellency has taken the following presidential decision, as published in Kenya Gazette Notice No.
BREAKING: President Uhuru Suspends High Court Judge Said Chitembwe Over Gross Misconduct. President Uhuru Kenyatta has suspended the High Court Judge Said Chitembwe over gross misconduct allegations and this follows the recommendation by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) for his suspension after they found sufficient grounds to suspend him.
High Court judge, Justice Said Chitembwe made headlines in the news for a better part of last year. Former Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko posted on social media audio and video recordings that linked the judicial officer to bribery. He was instructed to appear before the Judicial Service Commission.
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√ President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday 19th suspended Judge Said Chitembwe on gross misconduct. √ Chitembwe woes come after Former Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko shared videos on social media claiming Chitembwe was taking bribes. √ Kenyatta has formed a tribunal to investigate the Judge √ The Judge will receive half payment until the tribunal concludes the investigations.