Chief Justice David Maraga today presided over the admission of 145 newly qualified lawyers to the Bar. On Monday September 2, the CJ admitted 144.
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Over 1,200 census enumerators were sworn in for the 2019 National census in Kisumu County. One group was sworn in at Nyamasaria primary school and another at Kisumu Boys High School. The ceremonies were presided over by Kisumu Law court Senior Resident Magistrate Hon Stella Telewa and Hon Linah Akoth.
Nakuru Law Courts awarded its staff for honesty, reliability and upholding integrity while performing their duties. Nakuru High Court Presiding Judge Prof Joel Mwaura Ngugi applauded them for Job well done. The officers recognized are: Hon Eunice Kelly and Hon Faith Munyi. Other were: Eric Omondi, Steve Kamau and Brigid Konga. .
CJ Maraga roots for alternative dispute resolution Chief Justice David Maraga today asked Kenyans to use alternative dispute resolution as a way of expeditiously resolving land and succession matters. He said in many counties where he has visited the land and succession matters were far too many resulting to an untenable situation as far as
The Judiciary has significantly reduced the number of cases pending in the court system in the last one year. Speaking during the annual Judges colloquium in Mombasa, Chief Justice David Maraga said courts have managed to bring down cases that are five years old from 110,000, that were in the system last year, to only
Over 150 judges are converging in Mombasa for their annual conference to discuss a range of issues, among them, judicial accountability and independence. Chief Justice David Maraga is expected to officially open the colloquium themed: ‘Balancing Judicial Independence and Accountability’, at the Sarova Whitesands hotel. The four-day conference will be attended by Judges of the
CJ raises concern over rising defilement cases Chief Justice David Maraga today asked religious leaders and village elders to help mentor young people in order to curb the spiraling cases of defilement that are leading to many of them ending up in jail. He said that in the many prisons he had toured around the
Chief Justice David Maraga will on Friday, August 16, 2019, preside over the official opening of the new court building at Nyamira Law Courts.