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Court rejects bid by NYS suspects to block arrest

The High Court yesterday declined to block the arrest of a senior government official and a director of company linked to the loss of more than Sh9 billion from the National Youth Service (NYS) accounts. Bernard Masiga Ayienga, senior Finance officer at the ministry of Public Youth and Gender and …

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Blow to war on graft after court quashes immunity

The war against corruption yesterday suffered a major setback after the High Court quashed a law conferring immunity on Parliamentary investigations. A landmark ruling by Justice John Mativo also nullified a provision protecting MPs from being served court orders in Parliament or halting Parliament’s businesses or decisions. “No proceedings or …

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No 50-50 wealth share after divorce, says court

Gold diggers: Better think twice. Only what a spouse has contributed to the marriage – be it the wife or the husband – can he or she walk away with upon divorce, the High Court declared yesterday. Justice John Mativo, in a judgement that reignites the debate on the question …

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Machakos High court tops in Judiciary performance rating

Chief Justice David Maraga on Friday launched the Judiciary scorecard, awarding the best performing Courts in the country. Named the best performing Court was the Machakos High Court presided by Justice Pauline Nyamweya who cleared over 500 cases during the period 2016-2017. Also awarded was Justices Jacqueline Kamau, sitting in …

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Court orders Miguna's unconditional release

The High Court has ordered the government to immediately release Miguna Miguna from JKIA. The self-declared NRMKe general also applied to be granted unrestricted right to re-enter and remain in the country. He wants this to be the basis of his Kenyan passport, ID or a temporary entry permit. Through …

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