Judges appointment has exposed bad blood between Executive and Judiciary

Uhuru Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta with newly sworn-in Judge of the Court of Appeal Justice Nyamweya Pauline Nyaboke after she took her oath of office at a swearing-in ceremony held at State House, Nairobi.

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On the scale • What is it about President Uhuru Kenyatta and the judges, poses Jimmy, on the ongoing standoff between the Executive and the Judiciary. He adds: “The saga of the delay in appointing 40 judges has laid bare the bad blood. Is the Judiciary is really independent? I would say no, if it is the President who chooses whom he wishes to appoint as a judge.” His contact is jimmythumbi16@gmail.com.

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