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The Court of Appeal

The Court of Appeal of Kenya is established under Article164 of the constitution of Kenya and consists of a number of judges, being not fewer than twelve. The Court of Appeal handles appeals arising over the decisions of the High Court as well as any other court or Tribunal as provided for in Law. The court comprises a maximum of 30 Judges. The Judges of the Court of Appeal elect a President from among themselves. The Court of Appeal has been decentralized and currently has a total of six registries namely; Nairobi, Mombasa, Nyeri, Kisumu, Nakuru and Eldoret.

Court of Appeal of Kenya Practice Directions.

The Honorable President of the Court of Appeal of Kenya formally issued the Court of Appeal Civil Appeals and Applications Practice Directions on Thursday the 19th March, 2015. The Practice Directions are in force effective from the date of issue.

 COA hosts UK solicitors 

Court of Appeal President, Justice William Ouko (4th L) is joined by visiting solicitors from Hugh James firm in the UK, they paid a courtesy call on the Court.

 

 

Title
Court Performance – Some Selected Performance Indicators
 1 file(s)  73 downloads
Courts Performance, Downloads, Reports June 18, 2019 Download
Court Users Committee initiative
 1 file(s)  274 downloads
Downloads, JPIP, Newsletters, Projects, Publications, Reports, Reports, Reports April 8, 2019 Download
NAIROBI CIVIL APPLICATION No. 201 of 2018
 1 file(s)  213 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Rulings November 19, 2018 Download
Petition 7 of 2018 between Mohamed A.Mahamud and Ahmed A. Mohamad & 3 others – Wajir Application to Adduce Additional Evidence
 1 file(s)  242 downloads
Applications, Courts Decisions, Election Petitions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 2, 2018 Download
COA Election Petition Appeals decisions 2018
 1 file(s)  2057 downloads
Court of Appeal Decisions, Rulings August 1, 2018 Download
JCE Annual Report 2017
 1 file(s)  335 downloads
Downloads, Publications, Reports, Reports July 6, 2018 Download
Civil Application No (1). 13 of 2018 Alfred Mutua_
 1 file(s)  204 downloads
Courts Decisions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions June 27, 2018 Download
Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Court Ruling in ACEC MISC APP NO 12 of 2018
 1 file(s)  148 downloads
Courts Decisions, High Court Decisions, Rulings June 19, 2018 Download
Simplified Resource Tool on Inheritance and Related Family Law Practice in Kenya
 1 file(s)  6508 downloads
Downloads, Family Court Matters, High Court, Publications, Reports, Reports June 14, 2018 Download
ANTI-CORRUPTION CASE NO 8 OF 2018
 1 file(s)  320 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Magistrates Courts, Rulings June 5, 2018 Download
ANNUAL MAGISTRATES & KADHIS COLLOQUIUM JUNE 17 – 30, 2018
 1 file(s)  120 downloads
Downloads, Notice, Notices June 2, 2018 Download
Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report, 2016/2017
 1 file(s)  447 downloads
Downloads, PMMU Evaluation Report, Reports April 27, 2018 Download
1st interested party response to petition_IEBC
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential petition 3 of 2017-submissions
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential Petition 3 of 2017- List of authorities
 1 file(s)  19 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential petition 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st interested party supporting affidavit.
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Peter Murango extraction certificate
 1 file(s)  41 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Dr Calvin Kodongo supplementary affidavit
 1 file(s)  99 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Dr Calvin Kodongo supporting affidavit
 1 file(s)  15749 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Notice of appointment of advocate
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Institute for Democratic Governance petition
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent H.E Uhuru Kenyatta in reply to Harun Mwaus Affidavit sworn on 3rd Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent _H.E Uhuru Kenyatta_Replying Affidavit_Marjan
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent_H.E Uhuru Kenyatta _Affidavit of Davis Kimutai Chirchir in reply to Harun Mwau’s affidavit sworn on 3rd Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent H.E Uhuru Kenyatta response to Mwau petition
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
2nd Respondent IEBC Chair response to Petition_Harun Mwau
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
2nd Respondent IEBC Chair replying affidavit_Mwau
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st respondent_IEBC response to petition-Harun Mwau Final
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC cover pages
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC Affidavit 2017
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Notice of appointment of advocate
 1 file(s)  122 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC Petition 2017
 1 file(s)  0 download
Others April 6, 2018 Please login to download
Practice Directions – Presidential Election Petition 1 of 2017
 1 file(s)  19 downloads
Practice Directions April 5, 2018 Download
ICT Scrutiny Report
 1 file(s)  29 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Scrutiny of Forms 34Bs
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Registrar Scrutiny Report Pursuant to the Orders of the Supreme Court of Kenya
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Application by Hon Pkosing seeking consolidation with Presidential Petition 4 of 2017
 1 file(s)  0 download
Applications April 5, 2018 Please login to download
Application for consolidation Submissions
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion striking out documents
 1 file(s)  110 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion by Ekuru Aukot seeking to be enjoined to be an interested party
 1 file(s)  17 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion by Stephen Owoko Oganga seeking to be enjoined in Pet 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  12 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Affidavit for enjoining the Jubilee Party Pet 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
AG Replying Affidavit
 1 file(s)  6248 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Amended Submissions by Jubilee Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Pet 1 of 2017 Ojwang SCJ Oct 17
 1 file(s)  27 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 1 of 2017 Ruling Oct 17
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 4 Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 3Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 2 Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
Notice of Pretrial Conference
 1 file(s)  113 downloads
Notice April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Joinder as Respondent Stephen Oganga
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Interested Party Edward Kings Maina Onyancha
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Interested Party Ben Caleb Wamaya
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Ruling on Access to Documents Forms 34A 34B 34C Voters Register
 1 file(s)  22 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Presidential Election Petition 4 of 2017 – Application too expunge out documents
 1 file(s)  29 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Application Jubilee Party Interested Party
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of Interested Party Ekuru Aukot
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Interested Party Edward Kings Maina
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Ekuru Aukot Interested Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Application to Strike out 4th Respondent NASA
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Application Strike to out Memos
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 AG Interested Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 Application for Consolidation Pkosing-1
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 AG Amicus Curiae Application
 1 file(s)  0 download
Rulings April 4, 2018 Please login to download
Determination of Petitions 2 and 4 2017
 1 file(s)  23 downloads
Election Petitions April 4, 2018 Download

To access the Court of Appeal Cause List, Visit http://kenyalaw.org

Title
Court Performance – Some Selected Performance Indicators
 1 file(s)  73 downloads
Courts Performance, Downloads, Reports June 18, 2019 Download
Court Users Committee initiative
 1 file(s)  274 downloads
Downloads, JPIP, Newsletters, Projects, Publications, Reports, Reports, Reports April 8, 2019 Download
NAIROBI CIVIL APPLICATION No. 201 of 2018
 1 file(s)  213 downloads
Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal, Court of Appeal Decisions, Courts Decisions, Rulings November 19, 2018 Download
Petition 7 of 2018 between Mohamed A.Mahamud and Ahmed A. Mohamad & 3 others – Wajir Application to Adduce Additional Evidence
 1 file(s)  242 downloads
Applications, Courts Decisions, Election Petitions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions October 2, 2018 Download
COA Election Petition Appeals decisions 2018
 1 file(s)  2057 downloads
Court of Appeal Decisions, Rulings August 1, 2018 Download
JCE Annual Report 2017
 1 file(s)  335 downloads
Downloads, Publications, Reports, Reports July 6, 2018 Download
Civil Application No (1). 13 of 2018 Alfred Mutua_
 1 file(s)  204 downloads
Courts Decisions, Rulings, Supreme Court, Supreme Court, Supreme Court Decisions June 27, 2018 Download
Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Court Ruling in ACEC MISC APP NO 12 of 2018
 1 file(s)  148 downloads
Courts Decisions, High Court Decisions, Rulings June 19, 2018 Download
Simplified Resource Tool on Inheritance and Related Family Law Practice in Kenya
 1 file(s)  6508 downloads
Downloads, Family Court Matters, High Court, Publications, Reports, Reports June 14, 2018 Download
ANTI-CORRUPTION CASE NO 8 OF 2018
 1 file(s)  320 downloads
Courts Decisions, Downloads, Magistrates Courts, Rulings June 5, 2018 Download
ANNUAL MAGISTRATES & KADHIS COLLOQUIUM JUNE 17 – 30, 2018
 1 file(s)  120 downloads
Downloads, Notice, Notices June 2, 2018 Download
Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report, 2016/2017
 1 file(s)  447 downloads
Downloads, PMMU Evaluation Report, Reports April 27, 2018 Download
1st interested party response to petition_IEBC
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential petition 3 of 2017-submissions
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential Petition 3 of 2017- List of authorities
 1 file(s)  19 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st to 5th preliminary objection Presidential petition 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st interested party supporting affidavit.
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Peter Murango extraction certificate
 1 file(s)  41 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Dr Calvin Kodongo supplementary affidavit
 1 file(s)  99 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Dr Calvin Kodongo supporting affidavit
 1 file(s)  15749 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Notice of appointment of advocate
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Institute for Democratic Governance petition
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent H.E Uhuru Kenyatta in reply to Harun Mwaus Affidavit sworn on 3rd Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent _H.E Uhuru Kenyatta_Replying Affidavit_Marjan
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent_H.E Uhuru Kenyatta _Affidavit of Davis Kimutai Chirchir in reply to Harun Mwau’s affidavit sworn on 3rd Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
3rd Respondent H.E Uhuru Kenyatta response to Mwau petition
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
2nd Respondent IEBC Chair response to Petition_Harun Mwau
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
2nd Respondent IEBC Chair replying affidavit_Mwau
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
1st respondent_IEBC response to petition-Harun Mwau Final
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC cover pages
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC Affidavit 2017
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Notice of appointment of advocate
 1 file(s)  122 downloads
Others April 6, 2018 Download
Mwau vs IEBC Petition 2017
 1 file(s)  0 download
Others April 6, 2018 Please login to download
Practice Directions – Presidential Election Petition 1 of 2017
 1 file(s)  19 downloads
Practice Directions April 5, 2018 Download
ICT Scrutiny Report
 1 file(s)  29 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Scrutiny of Forms 34Bs
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Registrar Scrutiny Report Pursuant to the Orders of the Supreme Court of Kenya
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Reports April 5, 2018 Download
Application by Hon Pkosing seeking consolidation with Presidential Petition 4 of 2017
 1 file(s)  0 download
Applications April 5, 2018 Please login to download
Application for consolidation Submissions
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion striking out documents
 1 file(s)  110 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion by Ekuru Aukot seeking to be enjoined to be an interested party
 1 file(s)  17 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Notice of motion by Stephen Owoko Oganga seeking to be enjoined in Pet 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  12 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Affidavit for enjoining the Jubilee Party Pet 3 of 2017
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
AG Replying Affidavit
 1 file(s)  6248 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Amended Submissions by Jubilee Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Applications April 5, 2018 Download
Pet 1 of 2017 Ojwang SCJ Oct 17
 1 file(s)  27 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 1 of 2017 Ruling Oct 17
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 4 Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  15 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 3Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
PEP 2 Amended Practice Directions 12th Nov 2017
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
Practice Directions April 4, 2018 Download
Notice of Pretrial Conference
 1 file(s)  113 downloads
Notice April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Joinder as Respondent Stephen Oganga
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Interested Party Edward Kings Maina Onyancha
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 Interested Party Ben Caleb Wamaya
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Ruling on Access to Documents Forms 34A 34B 34C Voters Register
 1 file(s)  22 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Presidential Election Petition 4 of 2017 – Application too expunge out documents
 1 file(s)  29 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 3 of 2017 Application Jubilee Party Interested Party
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of Interested Party Ekuru Aukot
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Interested Party Edward Kings Maina
 1 file(s)  9 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Ekuru Aukot Interested Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Application to Strike out 4th Respondent NASA
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 Application Strike to out Memos
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 of 2017 AG Interested Party
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 4 Application for Consolidation Pkosing-1
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
Rulings April 4, 2018 Download
Petition 2 of 2017 AG Amicus Curiae Application
 1 file(s)  0 download
Rulings April 4, 2018 Please login to download
Determination of Petitions 2 and 4 2017
 1 file(s)  23 downloads
Election Petitions April 4, 2018 Download

 

COURT OF APPEAL JUDGES

  1. Mr. Justice William Ouko – President Court of Appeal –  NAIROBI
  2. Mr. Justice E. M. Githinji – NAIROBI
  3. Mr. Justice Philip N. Waki – NAIROBI
  4. Mr. Justice A. R. M. Visram – MALINDI
  5. Lady Justice R. Nambuye – NYERI
  6. Lady Justice Wanjiru Karanja – NAIROBI
  7. Lady Justice Martha K. Koome – NAIROBI
  8. Lady Justice H. M. Okwengu  – NAIROBI
  9. Mr. Justice M. Warsame (Commissioner to the JSC) – NAIROBI
  10. Mr. Justice M.S.A. Makhandia – KISUMU
  11. Mr. Justice Daniel K. Musinga – NYERI
  12. Mr. Justice Patrick O. Kiage – KISUMU
  13. Mr. Justice S. Gatembu Kairu – MALINDI
  14. Mr. Justice Kathurima M’inoti – Director JTI, NAIROBI
  15. Lady Justice Agnes K. Murgor   – MALINDI
  16. Lady Justice Fatuma Sichale   – NAIROBI
  17. Lady Justice Jamila Mohammed – NAIROBI
  18. Mr. Justice (Prof) James Odek – KISUMU
  19. Mr. Justice Sankale Ole Kantai – NAIROBI

 

 

 

Retired Court of Appeal Judges 

  1. Hon. Mr Justice John Mwera
  2. Hon. Justice Mr. Festus Azangalala
  3. Hon. Justice Mr. George B. M. Kariuki

Court of Appeal Contacts

Court of Appeal, Nairobi

P.O Box 30187

00100

Nairobi

Email: courtofappealnrb@court.go.ke

courtofappealnrb@gmail.com

 

Court of Appeal, Nyeri

P.O Box 70

Nyeri

Email: nyericourtofappeal@court.go.ke

 

Court of Appeal, Kisumu

P.O Box 126

Kisumu

Email: courtofappealksm@court.go.ke

 

Court of Appeal, Malindi

P.O Box 2

Malindi

Email: courtofappealmld@court.go.ke

 

Nakuru, Court of Appeal Registry

P.O. Box 61

Nakuru

Email: courtofappealnkr@court.go.ke

 

Eldoret, Court of Appeal Registry

P.O. Box 141

Eldoret

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