Judiciary News and Features

July 24, 2018
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Court News and Features

STATEMENT ON THE STATE OF THE JUDICIARY IN LIGHT OF DRASTIC CUTS IN BUDGETARY ALLOCATIONS

"The Judiciary exists not for its own sake but to serve the common person by ensuring the efficient administration of...

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July 23, 2018
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Court News and Features

JSC picks SRC representative and Deputy Chief Registrar of the Judiciary

MONDAY, July 23, 2018 The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has completed interviews and selected Ms Jacqueline Manani to represent JSC...

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June 15, 2018
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Court News and Features

Vihiga Law Courts CUC members benefit from a case management training

Vihiga Law Courts CUC members get training on case management, Criminal Procedure Code, Civil Procedure rules. Judge Fred Ochieng was...

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June 6, 2018
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Court News and Features

Commercial Division meets the International Trademark Association

Commercial and Tax Division of Milimani meets the International Trademark Association Judges of the Commercial and Tax Division held a...

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June 4, 2018

China Africa Joint Arbitration Centre launched in Nairobi

Chief Justice David Maraga launched the China Africa Joint Arbitration Centre, Nairobi. The project seeks to fast-track dispute resolution between...

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June 4, 2018
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Court News and Features

CRJ Amadi swears in new KRA board members

Chief Registrar of the Judiciary Anne Amadi on Monday June 4, swore in members of Kenya Revenue Authority  Board of...

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June 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

NOTICE TO ALL ADVOCATES & LITIGANTS.  ANNUAL MAGISTRATES & KADHIS COLLOQUIUM

ANNUAL MAGISTRATES & KADHIS COLLOQUIUM [Download] The Annual Magistrates & Kadhis Colloquium is scheduled to take place between 17th and...

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May 17, 2018
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Court News and Features

CJ launches Commercial Justice Sector Reform project

  Chief Justice David Maraga presided over the launch of the Commercial Justice Sector Reforms Project. The Commercial Justice Sector...

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May 15, 2018

Judge Achode installed as new Principal Judge of the High Court

Chief Justice David Maraga presided over the installation ceremony of Lady Justice Lydia Achode as the Principal Judge of the High...

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May 11, 2018

COMMUNIQUE OF THE EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY (EAC) CHIEF JUSTICES’ FORUM HELD ON 9TH-12TH MAY, 2018

COMMUNIQUE OF THE EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY (EAC) CHIEF JUSTICES’ FORUM HELD IN NAIROBI, 9TH-12TH MAY, 2018 [ Download   ]  

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May 7, 2018

CEO and Secretary to the Board of IPOA sworn in

Mr Njoroge Maina takes Oath of Office as the new CEO/Secretary to the Board of the Independent Policing Oversight Authority before Chief Justice...

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May 4, 2018

Judiciary to construct more courts

Judiciary to construct more courts. FRIDAY, May 4, 2018 The Judiciary has asked Parliament to allocate it more funds for construction...

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May 2, 2018

Best performing courts and administrative units, 2016 - 2017   Court of Appeal Malindi Court of Appeal Recognition award for...

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April 24, 2018
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Court News and Features

Judge Achode elected the new Principal Judge of the High Court

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 Judge Achode elected the new Principal Judge of the High Court Lady Justice Lydia Achode is...

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April 20, 2018
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Court News and Features

Ogembo Law Courts meet stakeholders

Ogembo Law Courts engage with stakeholders in the chain of justice.  

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April 18, 2018
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Court News and Features

Launch of the Chief Magistrate’s Staff Welfare Association

Chief Magistrate’s Staff Welfare Association unveiled Part of the welfare’s objectives is to assist and support members during bereavement, hospitalization...

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April 11, 2018

Appellate Judges meet in Mombasa

  Appellate Judges meet in Mombasa.  WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018 Court of Appeal judges are meeting in Mombasa to deliberate on...

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April 11, 2018

Mumias Law Courts reach out to court users

Mumias Law Courts held its Open Day to interact with members of public,explain court services and get feedback to improve...

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April 6, 2018
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Court News and Features

Migori Law Courts

Migori new staff mark anniversary.      

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Congratulations!!

Hon Lady Justice Roselyne Ekirapa Aburili on her graduation with a Masters Degree in Public Policy from the Kenyatta University...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Kitale Law Courts 

Employment and Labour Relations Court (ELRC) team led by the court's Registrar Kennedy Kandet, meets members of Kitale Law Courts...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Milimani Law Courts Carol Service

Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu joined the Milimani law courts judicial officers and staff in holding the Christmas carols service....

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Judiciary Museum: A memorable gem at the Supreme Court building

A display of artifacts in the Judiciary Museum The Judiciary Museum opened its doors to the public in June 2016....

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Nyeri Court of Appeal succeeds in reducing appeal time

Nyeri Court of Appeal has reduced waiting time for appeal cases from seven years in 2013 to one year in...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Down memory lane; Kilungu Nunguni Pioneer Court

Established in 1918, Kilungu Law Courts lying at the peak of Nunguni town is among the native Courts that were established by...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Alternative Justice System bears fruit at Nkubu Law Courts

Nkubu Law Courts concluded over 250 matters between February and June 2017, through Alternative Justice System [AJS]. This follows an initiative...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Court beats odds amid constraints

In the hustle and bustle that is characteristic of Kitale town in Trans Nzoia County, lies  Kitale Law Courts located...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Covering the 2017 Presidential Petition: A DPAC Story

Personnel from media houses mount equipment in readiness for the Presidential election petition hearing at the Supreme Court in September...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

Maua Law Courts Excels in Records Digitization

The Integrated Case Management Systems - ICMS Committee started its work in earnest under the leadership of Principal Judge Richard...

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April 5, 2018
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Court News and Features

DCJ Mwilu launches the Justice Needs Survey Report

Mauritis Barendrecth, Research Director, The Hague Institute for Institutionalization of Law (HiiL), presents the Justice Needs Survey Report in Kenya...

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April 3, 2018
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Court News and Features

Mobile Courts: Taking justice closer to the people in Kapenguria

Kapenguria Law Courts is located in Kapenguria town West Pokot County. Justice Stephen Githinji is the Presiding Judge and has a jurisdiction...

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April 3, 2018
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Court News and Features

Kapenguria law courts, a court with a difference

As early as 8 am on a weekday, Kapenguria Law Courts is abuzz with activities, to meet the judicial needs...

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

Legal Empowerment & Aid Delivery (PLEAD) programme launched

Chief Justice David Maraga launched the Legal Empowerment & Aid Delivery(PLEAD) programme, a 5-year partnership between the Government of Kenya,...

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

Down memory lane; Kilungu Nunguni Pioneer Court

Established in 1918, Kilungu Law Courts lying at the peak of Nunguni town is among the native Courts that were established by the British protectorate.

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

The Power of Solar in Delivering Justice

Solar Panels mounted on the roof In the last couple of years, the Kilungu Law Court had been facing frequent...

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

Bail and Bond team in retreat

The bail and bond team retreated to Naivasha to develop a comprehensive Bail and Bond Bill that will address both substantive and procedural issues on bail and bond and, other administrative processes.

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

Nandi Governor Stephen arap Sang pays courtesy call to Kapsabet Law Courts

Nandi Governor Stephen arap Sang pays courtesy call to Kapsabet Law Courts and holds consultative meeting with court officials.     ...

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

A day in a mediator’s job: what mediation is and what it’s not

Rev. Njenga trained as a professional mediator with the Mediation Training Institute and was later accredited as a mediator for the court mandated mediation program.

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April 2, 2018
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Court News and Features

Judiciary in bold move to entrench mediation as a means of dispute resolution

In a marked departure from litigation; the traditional and conventional way of resolving disputes in Kenyan courts, the Judiciary has since May 2016 operated a court-annexed mediation program at the Milimani Law Courts.

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March 13, 2018

Legal Empowerment & Aid Delivery (PLEAD) programme launched

Chief Justice David Maraga launched the Legal Empowerment & Aid Delivery(PLEAD) programme, a 5-year partnership between the Government of Kenya,...

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January 16, 2017
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Website Launch

New website launch

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