Courts

Establishment of the Court

The Supreme Court is established under Article 163 of the Constitution as the final arbiter and interpreter of the Constitution

Composition of the court

The Court comprises of the Chief Justice, who is the President of the Court, the Deputy Chief Justice, who is the Vice-President of the Court and five other Judges

Jurisdiction

Exclusive original jurisdiction to hear and determine disputes relating to the elections to the office of President arising under Article 140 of the Constitution.

The Court has appellate jurisdiction to hear and determine appeals from the Court of Appeal and any other court or tribunal as prescribed by national legislation.

However appeals can only be;

As a matter of right where the case involves interpretation or application of the Constitution or a matter certified by the Supreme Court or the Court of Appeal as one that involves a matter of general public importance.

The Supreme Court may review a certification by the Court of Appeal and either affirm, vary or overturn it.

Render advisory opinion at the request of the National Government, any State organ, or any County Government with respect to any matter concerning County Government

Determine the validity of a declaration of a state of emergency; an extension of such a declaration or any legislation enacted or action taken in consequence of a declaration of a state of emergency.

Appeals from a tribunal constituted under Article 168 of the Constitution on removal of Judges from office.

 

Objective of the Court

These are provided for in Section 3 of the Supreme Court Act, No. 7, of 2011

  1. Assert the supremacy of the Constitution and the sovereignty of the people of Kenya;
  2. Provide authoritative and impartial interpretation of the Constitution;
  3. Develop rich jurisprudence that respects Kenya’s history and traditions and facilitates its social, economic and political growth;
  4. Enable important constitutional and other legal matters, especially matters on transition to the new Constitution be determined with due regard to the circumstances, history and cultures of the people; and
  5. Improve access to justice.

 

Seat of the Court

The Court sits in Nairobi at the Supreme Court building and is deemed to be properly constituted for purposes of its proceedings when five of the judges are sitting. Being the highest court in the land, all other courts are bound by its decisions

(L-R) Hon Lady Justice Njoki Ndungu, Hon Justice Prof J.B. Ojwang, Hon Lady Justice Philomena Mwilu,  Hon Justice David Maraga, Hon Justice Mohammed K. Ibrahim, Hon Justice Dr Smokin C. Wanjala and Hon Justice Isaac Lenaola.

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SUPREME COURT OF KENYA

EASTER VACATION, 2018 

PURSUANT to Article 163 (1) (a) of the Constitution of Kenya and section 6 of the Supreme Court Act, 2011 and Rules 4 (c), 5 and 7C of the Supreme Court Rules 2012, the Chief Justice gives notice as follows:

 

The Easter Vacation of the Supreme Court shall commence on Thursday, 22nd March, 2018 and terminate on Tuesday 3rd April, 2018 both days inclusive.

 

A Judge will be available during the vacation to deal with matters that are urgent or require prompt attention.

 

During this period the Supreme Court registry shall be open to the public from 9.00a.m to 12p.m on all weekdays other than public holidays.

 

 

Dated this 12 day of March 2018

 

 

 

D.K. MARAGA

Chief Justice/President of the Supreme Court of Kenya

 

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Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga at the Oxford Union Conference, 4th June 2019, Oxford University, United Kingdom
 1 file(s)  148 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches June 5, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga the Peer Learning Seminar between Spain & Kenya on Criminal Justice System in relation to Gender-Based Violence
 1 file(s)  0 download
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches May 16, 2019 Please login to download
CJ David K. Maraga’s Tribute to Hon. Mr Justice William Shirley Deverell
 1 file(s)  28 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads April 16, 2019 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga Talking Notes for the Swearing in of the Inspector General of Police
 1 file(s)  26 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches April 8, 2019 Download
CJ David Maraga Speech during the admission ceremony of advocates to the Bar, March 13, 2019
 1 file(s)  35 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches March 13, 2019 Download
Remarks by CJ David Maraga delivered on his behalf by Justice William Ouko, the President of the Court of Appeal at Devolution Conference, 2019 on 5th March 2019 at Kirinyaga University, Kirinyaga County
 1 file(s)  55 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Judges Speeches, Other Speeches, PCA Speeches, Speeches March 6, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga during presentation of the State of the Judiciary & the Administration of Justice Annual Report, 2017 – 2018
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches March 1, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at Women Justice Actors regional conference
 1 file(s)  50 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches November 30, 2018 Download
CJ Speech during the launch of Judiciary Organisation Review Report
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches November 15, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at 2018 EAMJA Annual Conference in Mombasa
 1 file(s)  61 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches October 23, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at launch of the Criminal Procedure Bench Book
 1 file(s)  1776 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches September 21, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at High Security Kahawa Court Ground Breaking Ceremony
 1 file(s)  2837 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches September 17, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga at the Judges’ Colloquium in Mombasa
 1 file(s)  100 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches August 20, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga at the 2018 LSK Annual Conference
 1 file(s)  349 downloads
CJ Speeches August 9, 2018 Download
STATEMENT ON THE STATE OF THE JUDICIARY IN LIGHT OF DRASTIC CUTS IN BUDGETARY ALLOCATIONS
 1 file(s)  245 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches July 24, 2018 Download
CJ speech during admission of advocates to the Bar June 27
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 27, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the swearing- in ceremony of the new Court of Appeal President
 1 file(s)  35 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 26, 2018 Download
CJ speech during Editors Guild luncheon
 1 file(s)  37 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 13, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the Environment and Land Court Judges 2018 Annual Conference, Mombasa
 1 file(s)  46 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches June 5, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David K. Maraga at the 2018 Diaspora Conference Dallas, Texas, USA. 25 May 2018
 1 file(s)  32 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches May 30, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the launch of Commercial Justice Sector project
 1 file(s)  25 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches May 17, 2018 Download
Remarks by the CJ David Maraga at the Installation Ceremony of the Principal Judge Lady Justice Lydia Awino Achode, Milimani Law Courts, Nairobi 15th May, 2018
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches May 15, 2018 Download
Communique of the East African Community Chief Justices’ Forum
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches May 14, 2018 Download
Keynote Address by Chief Justice David Maraga during EACC Workshop Nanyuki, on May 8, 2018
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches May 9, 2018 Download
Remarks by CJ David Maraga during the launch of Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report, 2016/2017 on April 27, 2018
 1 file(s)  38 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches April 27, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the admission of advocates
 1 file(s)  23 downloads
CJ Speeches March 27, 2018 Download
Keynote address by CJ David Maraga during the 9th Annual African Development Conference at Harvard Law School
 1 file(s)  49 downloads
CJ Speeches, Judges Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches April 12, 2018 Download
CJ Speech during the launch of the Programme for Legal Aid and Empowerment
 1 file(s)  39 downloads
CJ Speeches March 9, 2018 Download
CJ Speech – EALSA Conference
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ’s Speech at Being A Leader (BAL) Workshop, Kenyatta University
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David K. Maraga during the launch of the National Committee on Criminal Justice Reforms (NCCJR). January 15, 2018.
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David Maraga during the launch of the State of the Judiciary and the Administration of Justice Report on December 15, 2017.
 1 file(s)  33 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga acceptance statement delivered during the occasion of receiving the ICJ Jurist of the Year Award, 2017.
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Talking points by the Chief Justice David K. Maraga, during the launch of the Mediation Settlement Week, December 4, 2017, Milimani Law Courts.
 1 file(s)  8844 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga when he received books worth Ksh 159m from World Bank JPIP Project.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David Maraga during the Law Society of Kenya’s Annual Conference at the Leisure Lodge Beach & Golf Club, Mombasa.
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Statement by Hon. David K. Maraga, EGH, Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya and President of the Supreme Court, on the Judiciary’s Preparedness for Elections Dispute Resolution.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by the CJ during the laying of Isiolo High Courts foundation stone.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga during the official opening of the IEBC Election Preparedness conference held today at KICC.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
The Hon. Justice David Kenani Maraga, Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, during the launch of University of Nairobi’s School of Law Alumni Chapter and unveiling of the University’s Alumni Agenda 2020, at the University of Nairobi’s Chandaria Auditorium on the 8th June, 2017.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Hon. Mr. Justice David K. Maraga, the Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya at the launch of Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report on 8th of June, 2017.
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by the Hon Mr. Justice David K. Maraga, the Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, during the Court Annexed Mediation Media Breakfast meeting.
 1 file(s)  8825 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice Talking Notes during the 4th Judiciary Annual Sports Day, at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSMS), May, 26 – 27, 2017.
 1 file(s)  5 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice’s Talking Points at the Council of Governors Luncheon, Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, 22nd May 2017.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks during the official opening of the IAWJ Regional Conference, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Key Note Address by the Hon. Chief Justice during the launch of the JCE 2016 Annual Report and IDLO Lessons’ Learned Brief Held At Supreme Court Gardens, On 4th May 2017.
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga speaks at the Annual Journalism Excellence Awards (AJEA) Gala, at Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi, May 3, 2017.
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by the CJ at a conference on decriminization and re-classification of petty offences in Kenya.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the launch his Strategic Blueprint.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga today, during the swearing in of Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Chairperson Rev Eliud Wabukala.
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the launch of an audit report on Criminal Justice System in Kenya.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga today, during the swearing in of the new Chairperson and Commissioners of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks at the launch of the Commercial Law Guide Book.
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the opening of the 2nd Biennial Court Users Committees Conference at Utalii College, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks during the inauguration of the Narok High Court January 9, 2017.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download

 

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Title
Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga at the Oxford Union Conference, 4th June 2019, Oxford University, United Kingdom
 1 file(s)  148 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches June 5, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga the Peer Learning Seminar between Spain & Kenya on Criminal Justice System in relation to Gender-Based Violence
 1 file(s)  0 download
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches May 16, 2019 Please login to download
CJ David K. Maraga’s Tribute to Hon. Mr Justice William Shirley Deverell
 1 file(s)  28 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads April 16, 2019 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga Talking Notes for the Swearing in of the Inspector General of Police
 1 file(s)  26 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches April 8, 2019 Download
CJ David Maraga Speech during the admission ceremony of advocates to the Bar, March 13, 2019
 1 file(s)  35 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches March 13, 2019 Download
Remarks by CJ David Maraga delivered on his behalf by Justice William Ouko, the President of the Court of Appeal at Devolution Conference, 2019 on 5th March 2019 at Kirinyaga University, Kirinyaga County
 1 file(s)  55 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Judges Speeches, Other Speeches, PCA Speeches, Speeches March 6, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga during presentation of the State of the Judiciary & the Administration of Justice Annual Report, 2017 – 2018
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches March 1, 2019 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at Women Justice Actors regional conference
 1 file(s)  50 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches November 30, 2018 Download
CJ Speech during the launch of Judiciary Organisation Review Report
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches November 15, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at 2018 EAMJA Annual Conference in Mombasa
 1 file(s)  61 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches October 23, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at launch of the Criminal Procedure Bench Book
 1 file(s)  1776 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches September 21, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga at High Security Kahawa Court Ground Breaking Ceremony
 1 file(s)  2837 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches September 17, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga at the Judges’ Colloquium in Mombasa
 1 file(s)  100 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches August 20, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ David Maraga at the 2018 LSK Annual Conference
 1 file(s)  349 downloads
CJ Speeches August 9, 2018 Download
STATEMENT ON THE STATE OF THE JUDICIARY IN LIGHT OF DRASTIC CUTS IN BUDGETARY ALLOCATIONS
 1 file(s)  245 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches July 24, 2018 Download
CJ speech during admission of advocates to the Bar June 27
 1 file(s)  121 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 27, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the swearing- in ceremony of the new Court of Appeal President
 1 file(s)  35 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 26, 2018 Download
CJ speech during Editors Guild luncheon
 1 file(s)  37 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches June 13, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the Environment and Land Court Judges 2018 Annual Conference, Mombasa
 1 file(s)  46 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches June 5, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David K. Maraga at the 2018 Diaspora Conference Dallas, Texas, USA. 25 May 2018
 1 file(s)  32 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches May 30, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the launch of Commercial Justice Sector project
 1 file(s)  25 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches May 17, 2018 Download
Remarks by the CJ David Maraga at the Installation Ceremony of the Principal Judge Lady Justice Lydia Awino Achode, Milimani Law Courts, Nairobi 15th May, 2018
 1 file(s)  16 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches May 15, 2018 Download
Communique of the East African Community Chief Justices’ Forum
 1 file(s)  47 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches May 14, 2018 Download
Keynote Address by Chief Justice David Maraga during EACC Workshop Nanyuki, on May 8, 2018
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
CJ Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches May 9, 2018 Download
Remarks by CJ David Maraga during the launch of Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report, 2016/2017 on April 27, 2018
 1 file(s)  38 downloads
CJ Speeches, Downloads, Other Speeches, Speeches April 27, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the admission of advocates
 1 file(s)  23 downloads
CJ Speeches March 27, 2018 Download
Keynote address by CJ David Maraga during the 9th Annual African Development Conference at Harvard Law School
 1 file(s)  49 downloads
CJ Speeches, Judges Speeches, Other Speeches, Speeches April 12, 2018 Download
CJ Speech during the launch of the Programme for Legal Aid and Empowerment
 1 file(s)  39 downloads
CJ Speeches March 9, 2018 Download
CJ Speech – EALSA Conference
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ’s Speech at Being A Leader (BAL) Workshop, Kenyatta University
 1 file(s)  10 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David K. Maraga during the launch of the National Committee on Criminal Justice Reforms (NCCJR). January 15, 2018.
 1 file(s)  20 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David Maraga during the launch of the State of the Judiciary and the Administration of Justice Report on December 15, 2017.
 1 file(s)  33 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga acceptance statement delivered during the occasion of receiving the ICJ Jurist of the Year Award, 2017.
 1 file(s)  11 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Talking points by the Chief Justice David K. Maraga, during the launch of the Mediation Settlement Week, December 4, 2017, Milimani Law Courts.
 1 file(s)  8844 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by CJ Maraga when he received books worth Ksh 159m from World Bank JPIP Project.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Chief Justice David Maraga during the Law Society of Kenya’s Annual Conference at the Leisure Lodge Beach & Golf Club, Mombasa.
 1 file(s)  13 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Statement by Hon. David K. Maraga, EGH, Chief Justice of the Republic of Kenya and President of the Supreme Court, on the Judiciary’s Preparedness for Elections Dispute Resolution.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by the CJ during the laying of Isiolo High Courts foundation stone.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga during the official opening of the IEBC Election Preparedness conference held today at KICC.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
The Hon. Justice David Kenani Maraga, Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, during the launch of University of Nairobi’s School of Law Alumni Chapter and unveiling of the University’s Alumni Agenda 2020, at the University of Nairobi’s Chandaria Auditorium on the 8th June, 2017.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by Hon. Mr. Justice David K. Maraga, the Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya at the launch of Performance Management and Measurement Understandings Evaluation Report on 8th of June, 2017.
 1 file(s)  14 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by the Hon Mr. Justice David K. Maraga, the Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court of Kenya, during the Court Annexed Mediation Media Breakfast meeting.
 1 file(s)  8825 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice Talking Notes during the 4th Judiciary Annual Sports Day, at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSMS), May, 26 – 27, 2017.
 1 file(s)  5 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice’s Talking Points at the Council of Governors Luncheon, Hilton Hotel, Nairobi, 22nd May 2017.
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks during the official opening of the IAWJ Regional Conference, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Key Note Address by the Hon. Chief Justice during the launch of the JCE 2016 Annual Report and IDLO Lessons’ Learned Brief Held At Supreme Court Gardens, On 4th May 2017.
 1 file(s)  3 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga speaks at the Annual Journalism Excellence Awards (AJEA) Gala, at Hotel Intercontinental, Nairobi, May 3, 2017.
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Speech by the CJ at a conference on decriminization and re-classification of petty offences in Kenya.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the launch his Strategic Blueprint.
 1 file(s)  8 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Chief Justice David Maraga today, during the swearing in of Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Chairperson Rev Eliud Wabukala.
 1 file(s)  4 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech during the launch of an audit report on Criminal Justice System in Kenya.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
Remarks by Chief Justice David Maraga today, during the swearing in of the new Chairperson and Commissioners of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC).
 1 file(s)  6 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks at the launch of the Commercial Law Guide Book.
 1 file(s)  18 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ speech at the opening of the 2nd Biennial Court Users Committees Conference at Utalii College, Nairobi.
 1 file(s)  21 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download
CJ remarks during the inauguration of the Narok High Court January 9, 2017.
 1 file(s)  7 downloads
CJ Speeches, Speeches March 1, 2018 Download

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SERVICE DELIVERY CHARTER BROCHURE

Location

The Supreme Court Registry is located in Nairobi. The Court may have other sub registries as the Chief Justice may determine from time to time. 

General Values and Principles

The guiding principle in the registry procedures and processes is having due regard and utmost care for customers. The processes are informed by the following values

  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Courtesy
  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Humility
  • Openness
  • Patriotism
  • Timeliness
  • Sensitivity to persons with special needs and vulnerable groups

Working Hours

The Supreme Court Registry official working hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm or otherwise directed by the Chief Justice

Click on the link below for the steps in filing a case

STEPS IN FILING A CASE

THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE

Supreme Court Building
City Hall Way, Nairobi
P.O. Box 30041 – 00100, Nairobi
Tel. +254 20 2221221
chiefjustice@judiciary.go.ke
www.judiciary.go.ke

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