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News Kenya Justice: ‘Numbers don’t lie’: The team ‘Counting Dead Women’ in Kenya

Published on: Wednesday 08 January 2020
‘Numbers don’t lie’: The team ‘Counting Dead Women’ in Kenya
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/numbers-don-t-lie-team-150105973.html

Kathomi Gatwiri and Audrey Mugeni’s social media initiative records every femicide reported in Kenya, stressing the scope of violence against women.

News Kenya Justice: Court directs AG to advise on State's 'disobedience' in Miguna saga

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Court directs AG to advise on State's 'disobedience' in Miguna saga
News source: https://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2020-01-13-court-directs-ag-to-advise-on-states-disobedience-in-miguna-saga/

In his ruling Justice Mativo said the AG as a friend of the court should shed light on the issue ... The government last week changed tune on Miguna's return to Kenya. The lawyer was blocked from ...

News Kenya Justice: This should be Kenya’s agenda for this year

Published on: Saturday 04 January 2020
This should be Kenya’s agenda for this year
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/oped/opinion/This-should-be-Kenya-agenda-for-this-year/440808-5406988-rc0jvlz/index.html

Time is ripe for Kenyans to crowdsource their vision, national agenda and an authentic peoples’ manifesto. Kenya’s law is applied selectively. The rich are usually above the law; they can buy justice.

News Kenya Justice: Kenya taking on more than Somalia at ICJ

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Kenya taking on more than Somalia at ICJ
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001344649/kenya-taking-on-more-than-somalia-at-icj

He failed partly because Farmajo had little time for diplomatic niceties as he awaits the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to rule in his favour. Kenya, on its part, worries about the possibility ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Mudavadi Calls for Justice in Kenya-Somalia Maritime Row

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
Kenya: Mudavadi Calls for Justice in Kenya-Somalia Maritime Row
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910020185.html

ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi wants the international community to take 'seriously' the maritime border tiff between Kenya and Somalia terming it a 'grave' matter. "The international community ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Tribunal Declares Justice Jackton Ojwang Innocent

Published on: Sunday 04 August 2019
Kenya: Tribunal Declares Justice Jackton Ojwang Innocent
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908050105.html

The tribunal investigating the conduct of Supreme Court Judge Jackton Ojwang' has declared him innocent. In its findings, the tribunal said that the evidence presented against the judge did not ...

News Kenya Justice: Nurses seek Matiang'i help to bring justice to murdered Kisumu official

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Nurses seek Matiang'i help to bring justice to murdered Kisumu official
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/counties/nyanza/2019-08-10-nurses-seek-matiangi-help-to-bring-justice-to-murdered-kisumu-official/

Kenya National Union of Nurses secretary general ... a peaceful procession along major streets in Kisumu town demanding justice for their colleague. They asked authorities to speed up ...

News Kenya Justice: Use dialogue, not threats to solve Kenya, Somali maritime dispute

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Use dialogue, not threats to solve Kenya, Somali maritime dispute
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001337525/use-dialogue-not-threats-to-solve-kenya-somali-maritime-dispute

Kenya and Somalia have in the past few months shown some sort ... Halfhearted attempts at negotiating a truce resulted in Somalia filing a case at the International Court of Justice (ICJ). The court ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Chama Cha Mawakili in Court to Block Appointment of Ex-CJ Chunga to Taskforce

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Kenya: Chama Cha Mawakili in Court to Block Appointment of Ex-CJ Chunga to Taskforce
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907080730.html

Nairobi — Chama Cha Mawakili (CCM) has moved to the High Court contesting the appointment of former Chief Justice Bernard Chunga by DPP Noordin Haji. The lobby group is opposed to Chunga's ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Activist Faults US Envoy for Backing Lamu Coal Project

Published on: Monday 08 July 2019
Kenya: Activist Faults US Envoy for Backing Lamu Coal Project
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907080607.html

The climate justice campaigner said Kenya has a lot of unexploited potential in wind, solar and geothermal which are safer. "What interest does the US have in the coal-fired project? How will the ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Justice Refuses To Decriminalize Homosexuality

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
Kenya: Justice Refuses To Decriminalize Homosexuality
News source: https://www.konbini.com/en/politicsandsociety/kenya-justice-refuses-to-decriminalize-homosexuality/

The penal code states that anyone who has "carnal knowledge against the order of nature" can be imprisoned for 14 years. Kenya's high court, in a much-awaited verdict, has refused to scrap ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya Threatens to Use Force Against Somalia Over Border Wall

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Kenya Threatens to Use Force Against Somalia Over Border Wall
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906040590.html

On the maritime border dispute that is currently pending before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Somalia said it would respect Kenya's borders and expected the same from Kenya. ...

News Kenya Justice: Omtatah case on new currency sent to Chief Justice

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Omtatah case on new currency sent to Chief Justice
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/news/2019-06-04-omtatah-case-on-new-currency-sent-to-chief-justice/

Justice Weldon Korir says the matters raised ... They also say the portrait of the first president of Kenya on the notes contravenes the Constitution. Omtatah is aggrieved that contrary to the ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya-Somalia maritime boundary row set to intensify as court's verdict approaches

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
Kenya-Somalia maritime boundary row set to intensify as court's verdict approaches
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001328361/kenya-s-diplomatic-tiff-with-somalia-rages-on

On the maritime border dispute that is currently pending before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Somalia said it would respect Kenya’s borders and expected the same from Kenya. “The ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Elusive Justice for Victims of Rape as Police Bungle Cases

Published on: Tuesday 21 May 2019
Kenya: Elusive Justice for Victims of Rape as Police Bungle Cases
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905220458.html

Five years ago, Jacinta Kamau*, 38, boarded a matatu from the Commercial Bank stage in the city centre, Nairobi, at about 7.30pm. It was a Sunday, so she expected to arrive at her destination, Kikuyu, a few minutes past 8pm. But things did not turn out that way.

News Kenya Justice: INSTANT VIEW-Kenyan court upholds gay sex ban in blow to LGBT+ rights in Africa

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
INSTANT VIEW-Kenyan court upholds gay sex ban in blow to LGBT+ rights in Africa
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20190524155124-drgnq/

I believe justice will eventually prevail in Kenya, as in other parts of the world that have decriminalized same-sex conduct, but in the meantime ordinary LGBT Kenyans will continue to pay the ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya's High Court to Rule Friday on Legality of Gay Sex

Published on: Tuesday 21 May 2019
News source: https://www.voanews.com/a/kenya-s-high-court-to-rule-friday-on-legality-of-gay-sex/4926447.html

This Friday, Kenya's High Court is set to rule on a case challenging ... yet you have a right to go to any police station or any facility that gives justice. So it will change, everything will change, ...

News Kenya Justice: Kenya: Leaders Kicked Out of Kenya Diplomatic Spat Arrive in Mogadishu

Published on: Monday 20 May 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905210682.html

he Somalia Minister and MPs arrived back blocked from entering Kenya arrived in Mogadishu this ... been taken up by the International Court of Justice. On Tuesday morning, Kenyan police men ...