Author: Bernice Mbugua

Koome first acid test ahead of Supreme Court BBI ruling

Reading Time: 4 minutes Chief Justice Martha Koome faces an acid test when she delivers the most consequential judicial decision since her appointment to […]

President usurped Parliament legislative powers, lawyer says

Reading Time: 2 minutes Opponents of the Building Bridges Initiative yesterday urged the Supreme Court Judges to uphold the decision of the Court of […]

Appeal judges ruling on referendum question faulted

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lawyer Morara Omoke yesterday opposed the Court Appeal’s decision that a referendum on multiple amendments of the Constitution, like the […]

Uhuru enjoys absolute immunity, top court told

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday faulted the Court of Appeal’s declaration that he cannot initiate changes to the Constitution using the […]

Battle to salvage BBI starts at the Supreme Court

Reading Time: 4 minutes The battle to salvage the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) started at the Supreme Court yesterday with the State and key […]

AG Kihara: Basic structure doctrine doesn’t apply to the Constitution

Reading Time: 2 minutes Attorney General Kihara Kariuki (right) yesterday put up a spirited fight to overturn the Court of Appeal decision that shot […]

Battle lines drawn ahead of Supreme Court BBI appeal

Reading Time: 3 minutes Battle lines were last evening drawn ahead of today’s commencement of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) appeal hearings at the […]

All eyes on young lawyer as top judges hear BBI case

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the stage set for the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) appeal today at the Supreme Court, one of the people […]