Here is the catch. In a two-pronged scheme, the president and his deputy are simply setting the stage for a Supreme Court presidential petition ruling after 8/8 elections. Painting the judiciary as pro-opposition now will work to Jubilee's advantage at the time of the ruling, and here is how.
Once again, the Kenyan courts have proved that they will not relent in their quest to ensure that the rule of law is upheld and that the rights of citizens are jealously protected. Yesterday (February 23rd 2015), a bench of five court of appeal judges declared eight clauses in the Security Laws (Amendment) Bill, signed... Continue Reading →
The suspension of some of the clauses from the new security law which was acrimoniously passed by parliament last month is enough proof that the whole process was irredeemably flawed. It is obvious that the judge did not want to embarrass the govt by suspending the whole act but he stopped short of doing so,... Continue Reading →