Lawyer petitions Uhuru over appointment of judges
No delayIn the letter, Mr Okiro argues that though the Constitution does not provide for a particular timeline within which the President should confirm the appointments, it nonetheless demands that he should not delay with the names. It is unreasonable that all these days have lapsed and the recommended persons have not yet been appointed, sworn in and gazzetted by the President,” reads part of the letter. “JSC works under very strict timelines when undertaking the nomination process, but he has taken two months.” Okiro said the judges should be appointed, so they can handle the backlog of cases in the courts.
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