Members of the Integrated Court Management Systems (ICMS) committee meet in Nakuru to map out the way forward on digitizing court processes in the Judiciary.
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CJ David Maraga presided over the swearing in of the Chairperson and Members of the Commission on Administration of Justice (CAJ). They include Chairperson Florence Kajuju and members Washington Opiyo Sati and Lucy Ndungu. The Chief Registrar of the Judiciary, Anne Amadi, administered the oaths. They were appointed by President Uhuru Kenyatta with effect from August
The Court Annexed Mediation program has seen over 600 cases referred to mediation, with an overall settlement rate of 55.24%. Currently, an estimate of Ksh.2.2 billion has been released into the economy by virtue of cases that have been resolved through mediation. Speaking during 2018 Mediation Conference, Principal Judge of the High Court, Justice Lydia
As you are aware, the mandate of the Judiciary is derived from the people as expressed in Article 159(1) and (2) of the Constitution, which says “Judicial Authority is derived from the people and vests in, and shall be exercised by the courts and tribunals established by or under … [the] Constitution” and that “In
MONDAY, July 23, 2018 The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has completed interviews and selected Ms Jacqueline Manani to represent JSC in the Salaries and Remuneration Commission for a fixed term of six years. This is a full time position. Further, the Commission after competitive recruitment, has picked Mr Paul Ndemo for the position of Deputy
Two in three court users are satisfied with the services of the courts, reveals a new users’ satisfaction survey. About 5,000 respondents, including people with cases, lawyers, prosecutors, police and inmates, were involved in the survey carried out by the Judiciary from March-April 2017. [Download article by Sunday Nation]
Chief Justice David Maraga with H.E Alain Berset, President of the Swiss Confederation, the two discussed best practices from their respective countries and explored areas of future collaboration.
The Judiciary is in the process of establishing more Children’s Courts which are child friendly. Speaking during the launch of a Children’s Court Service Week at Ngong Law Courts, Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu said that the Judiciary is committed to establishing more children courts and training all magistrates and judges on dealing with children
The Machakos Law Courts stand emerged the best in the National Cohesion and Integration Development category at the ongoing Machakos ASK show, and was the runners up in the Information Technology class. The awards were well received by Judiciary staff, who joined other exhibitors to bring their services closer to people as part of CJ’s
Justice William Ouko has been sworn in as the second President of the Court of Appeal of Kenya. The ceremony was presided over by Chief Justice David Maraga. Justice William Ouko was elected to serve as President of the Court of Appeal in March 2018, by the judges of the Appeal Court. Justice Ouko takes over