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Mixed reactions after High Court stopped Mwilu’s prosecution
By Fay Ngina | Updated Aug 29, 2018 at 14:19 EAT
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DCJ Philomena Mwilu in court
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KOT have had a lot to say after High Court stopped the prosecution of DCJ Philomena Mwilu 

Mwilu prosecution was temporally suspended up to October 9 until constitutional issues are resolved

Kenyans on Twitter have had a lot to say after High Court Stopped the prosecution of Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu on Wednesday 29 August.

Mwilu prosecution was temporally suspended up to October 9 until constitutional issues are resolved.

The DCJ, who was arrested on Tuesday over alleged over alleged corruption claims, abuse of office and tax evasion, was arraigned Wednesday morning before the Anti-Corruption Court to take plea.


Mwilu was represented by a number of lawyers among them James Orengo who said that they will demonstrate against the Director of Public Prosecutions for using Director of Criminal Investigations in the DCJ’s arrest.

“We are going to demonstrate why the Director of Public Prosecutions, on this matter, chose to use the Director of Criminal Investigations who turned out to be use-friendly instead of using the legal regime; the statutory regime that relates to offences created under the Anti—Corruption Act,” said Orengo. There was however mixed reactions among netizens after High Court stopped Mwilu’s prosecution. This is what some of them had to say;


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