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Bid to block DP Ruto allies in race as Gachagua sued
The petitioners are seeking an interpretation of whether following the judgment, the DP’s right-hand man is fit and suitable to hold any public office.
By Kamau Muthoni 11 days ago
Bid to block DP Ruto allies in race as Gachagua sued
Court directs IEBC to provide manual register in next week's polls
The High Court on Wednesday directed the IEBC to provide a manual register during the August 9, 2022 General Election.
By Kamau Muthoni 11 days ago
Court directs IEBC to provide manual register in next week's polls
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UDA: It is easy to rig with a manual register
Attorney General Kihara Kariuki backs the seven lobby groups who filed the case seeking the use of a manual register saying IEBC has failed to ensure polling stations have 3G/4G network.
By Kamau Muthoni 14 days ago
UDA: It is easy to rig with a manual register
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Johnson Sakaja's name remains on ballot for city governor race, court rules
Court says Sakaja was included in the ballot following a court order that has not been set aside. The senator is ordered to file an appeal before Education Cabinet Secretary over his degree.
By Kamau Muthoni 14 days ago
Johnson Sakaja's name remains on ballot for city governor race, court rules
Farmers want more judges for Mumias Sugar court case
According to the farmers’ lawyer, a decision by the court to appoint an administrator while there is a receiver manager amounts to double roles and also under conflicting laws.
By Kamau Muthoni 17 days ago
Farmers want more judges for Mumias Sugar court case
Chebukati, Attorney General differ over mode of voter identification
The AG said IEBC should use both electronic and manual registers to identify voters.
By Kamau Muthoni 16 days ago
Chebukati, Attorney General differ over mode of voter identification
County wins safari lodge lease court case
Samburu County was entitled to repossess the hotel before the conclusion of the 10 year-lease as there was no evidence that the procurement law was followed.
By Kamau Muthoni 19 days ago
County wins safari lodge lease court case
Airline charter company seeks Sh9b from Stanbic for loss of S Sudan deal
Firm seeking compensation for losses suffered after deal with South Sudan government collapsed. But bank argues that firm delayed before amending amount it is seeking as damages.
By Kamau Muthoni 18 days ago
Airline charter company seeks Sh9b from Stanbic for loss of S Sudan deal
Supreme Court urged to dismiss Sonko impeachment review case
The AG, through lawyer Paul Nyamodi, said the evidence Sonko says he wants to introduce was within his knowledge and ought to have been produced as part of his appeal.
By Kamau Muthoni 20 days ago
Supreme Court urged to dismiss Sonko impeachment review case
Court of Appeal ruling locks out Kigame from presidential race
Court of Appeal has sealed gospel artist Reuben Kigame’s fate after declining to lift orders issued last week in favour of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).
By Kamau Muthoni 21 days ago
Court of Appeal ruling locks out Kigame from presidential race
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Lies and more suspects: The untold story of a conspiracy to get rogue cops off the hook
Police informer Ngugi gave conflict testimonies to exonerate murder masterminds. He tried to turn the focus to bad blood between general police officers and APs.
By Kamau Muthoni 23 days ago
Lies and more suspects: The untold story of a conspiracy to get rogue cops off the hook
State ordered to release Sh100m seized from Nigerian in 2020
The Nigerian was flying Kenya Airways Flight No. KQ 535 from Lagos when he was intercepted at the central screen area within JKIA. He was on transit to Dubai.
By Kamau Muthoni 22 days ago
State ordered to release Sh100m seized from Nigerian in 2020
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How a chilling confession, distress note and cigarette gave away Kimani killers
According to police informer, details of plan were elaborate from abduction to killing field. The killing area was a secluded farm in Mlolongo in a secluded area called Soweto
By Kamau Muthoni 23 days ago
How a chilling confession, distress note and cigarette gave away Kimani killers
Brookside: Case against Nyali MP is on infringed rights, not defamation
Firm says case is on right to do business without being subjected to public resentment. It states that Nyali legislator was inciting the public to cause economic harm or loss.
By Kamau Muthoni 25 days ago
Brookside: Case against Nyali MP is on infringed rights, not defamation
Ugandan miller Sarrai starts operation at Mumias
Ugandan miller Sarrai group has started reviving ailing Mumias Sugar despite court battles surrounding the lease.
By Kamau Muthoni 24 days ago
Ugandan miller Sarrai starts operation at Mumias
AG Kihara Kariuki backs push for manual register
The AG faulted IEBC's position that it will only use the electronic voter identification kits which, according to Mr Kihara, will cause problems in case they fail.
By Kamau Muthoni 26 days ago
AG Kihara Kariuki backs push for manual register
Expect big poll disruptions if we add Kigame on ballot, IEBC warns
IEBC argues that it will spend an additional Sh971 million to reprint the ballot paper and reconfigure 55,650 Kiems kits.
By Kamau Muthoni 26 days ago
Expect big poll disruptions if we add Kigame on ballot, IEBC warns
Nyali MP Mohamed Ali urges court to dismiss Brookside case
Brookside claims that Ali said the firm buys milk at Sh20, boils it and sells it to suppliers at Sh120.
By Kamau Muthoni 26 days ago
Nyali MP Mohamed Ali urges court to dismiss Brookside case
Blow to Kigame as Court suspends orders to be considered for clearance
Court of Appeal suspends High Court order directing IEBC to consider Reuben Kigame’s presidential bid pending determination of appeal filed by the Commission.
By Kamau Muthoni 25 days ago
Blow to Kigame as Court suspends orders to be considered for clearance
Stanchart stares at Sh30 billion payout in dispute with pensioners
The retired employees first moved to court in 2018, demanding Sh14.9 billion arising from the conversion of their pension funds. 
By Kamau Muthoni 27 days ago
Stanchart stares at Sh30 billion payout in dispute with pensioners
KRA back in court over tax dispute with Keroche
KRA, in its application filed before Commercial judge Abigail Mshila, argues that the orders are contradicting its agreement with Keroche.
By Kamau Muthoni 27 days ago
KRA back in court over tax dispute with Keroche
Reuben Kigame was treated unfairly by IEBC, High Court finds
The High Court in Nairobi has ordered the electoral agency to look at gospel artiste Reuben Kigame’s application to determine whether he should be in the presidential race.
By Kamau Muthoni 28 days ago
Reuben Kigame was treated unfairly by IEBC, High Court finds
MultiChoice seeks punishment of telco over pirated websites
The entertainment firm accuses Jamii Telecom of failing to obey the orders to pull down 141 websites. It wants the telco CEO compelled to pay a fine or be committed to civil jail.
By Kamau Muthoni 29 days ago
MultiChoice seeks punishment of telco over pirated websites
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Supreme Court drives last nail on Mike Sonko's political coffin
Judges affirm his impeachment by upholding High Court and Court of Appeal verdicts. Judges say Chapter Six on integrity and ethics was not passed for cosmetic purposes.
By Kamau Muthoni 30 days ago
Supreme Court drives last nail on Mike Sonko's political coffin
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Court drama as Sonko in spirited battle to overturn impeachment
Former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko's lawyers treated the court to a back and forth while seeking an adjournment.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Court drama as Sonko in spirited battle to overturn impeachment
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Brookside sues Mohamed Ali over claims it exploits farmers and consumers
Brookside claims that Mohamed Ali said that the firm buys milk at Sh20 goes and boils it, and then sells it back to the suppliers at Sh120.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Brookside sues Mohamed Ali over claims it exploits farmers and consumers
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FC Stanbic, customer in row over Sh2.8m fraud
Jane Robison accuses CFC Stanbic Bank of failing to secure her money while the latter shifts the blame to her, noting that she did not report in time for the bank to freeze the account.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
FC Stanbic, customer in row over Sh2.8m fraud
Just like in US, Kenya abortion rights battle to be decided at fall of judge's gavel
In March, a judge called on Parliament to fast-track laws that provide access to safe abortion. His decision was appealed by DPP Noordin Haji and a Christian organisation.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Just like in US, Kenya abortion rights battle to be decided at fall of judge's gavel
Mike Sonko's impeachment battle to continue before Supreme Court
The indictment by the Court of Appeal threw his political future into disarray. The former governor said senators voted without evaluating the evidence.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Mike Sonko's impeachment battle to continue before Supreme Court
US decision on abortion divides pro-life, pro-abortion supporters
Kanjama, who is pro-life, hopes verdict will have a bearing on abortion cases in Kenya. Onyango who supports pro-choice says a blanket ban is risky to the child and mother.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
US decision on abortion divides pro-life, pro-abortion supporters
Why Court threw out case on Sakaja's academic papers
Justice Anthony Mrima finds there was no proof that Sakaja had forged his degree from Team University in Uganda.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Why Court threw out case on Sakaja's academic papers
NCBA sues Hillcrest and Gems over Sh1.6b loan
NCBA says it advanced Hill Holdings Limited the money. It had been guaranteed by Gems Holdings Africa, Gems Global and Varkey.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
NCBA sues Hillcrest and Gems over Sh1.6b loan
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New law: No more jail term and remand for child offenders
Children who end up in court for minor offences such as theft and arson will be corrected through community service. The repealed Act had children jailed for a maximum of three years.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
New law: No more jail term and remand for child offenders
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Sakaja back in court to stop IEBC from acting on letter quashing degree
Sakaja in his case claimed that the Commission of University Education (CUE) revoked its recognition for his degree from Team University Uganda out of ulterior motives.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Sakaja back in court to stop IEBC from acting on letter quashing degree
DPP drops charges against former FKF boss Nick Mwendwa
The State has withdrawn the charges pressed against former Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
DPP drops charges against former FKF boss Nick Mwendwa
Court gives independent candidates lifeline
Justice Anthony Mrima did not direct Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to include the names of the independent candidates on the ballot.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Court gives independent candidates lifeline
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Nigerian's 192m frozen over money laundering
In the case, ARA asked the judge to bar Rainbow Techemploy, its employees, servants or any other persons acting on its behalf from transacting, withdrawing or transferring the money.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Nigerian's 192m frozen over money laundering
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Sakaja's degree: We don't verify documents, we are IEBC
Agency says it can't revoke Sakaja’s clearance even with the authenticity of his documents in doubt. Petitioners' lawyers say IEBC tribunal erred by shifting the burden of proof.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Sakaja's degree: We don't verify documents, we are IEBC
High Court to decide if Jimi Wanjigi will be on the ballot
Jimi Wanjigi’s lawyer Omwanza Ombati argued that the Commission for University Education (CUE) had cleared him and therefore IEBC was bound to accept his university documents.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
High Court to decide if Jimi Wanjigi will be on the ballot
Sakaja degree row: Case set for Monday
High Court sets Monday, July 4 as hearing date of case challenging Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja's academic papers.
By Kamau Muthoni 1 month ago
Sakaja degree row: Case set for Monday
Missing Embakasi East Returning Officer Daniel Musyoka found dead
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