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Lusaka, Senators push for alternatives to lengthy, costly court cases

Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka has asked the two levels of governments, their agencies and the public to seek recourse through alternative dispute resolution mechanisms. This approach is quicker and cheaper, he said on Thursday during a Senators’ breakfast meeting with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (K) and Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution. …

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DPP seeks Supreme Court nod to prosecute ex-CS Kamau

The Director of Public Prosecution has gone to the Supreme Court in his push for ex-Transport CS Michael Kamau to be tried over abuse of office. State Prosecutor Ashimosi Shitambasi told Anti-Corruption Court Magistrate Douglas Ogoti on Thursday that the DPP had filed an application at the apex court. “We …

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Court approves Manduku takeover at KPA after case withdrawn

Mombasa High Court has allowed Daniel Manduku to take over as acting MD of the Kenya Ports Authority. Judge Erick Ogola quashed orders stopping his installation following petitioner Emmanuel Kenga’s withdrawal of his suit. Kenga withdrew the application after former MD Cathrine Mturi-Wairi voluntarily resigned on Saturday. He had sought orders …

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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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