Tribunal clears suspended judge Njagi Marete of misconduct claims

Environment and Labour Relations Court judge Njagi Marete.

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What you need to know:

  • The tribunal chaired by retired judge Alnasir Visram found that the allegations raised by the Kenya Tea Growers Association (KTGA), Unilever, Siret and five others, respondents in an employment dispute in Kericho, lacked merit.
  • The complainants accused the judge of gross misconduct, bias, impartiality and breach of the Constitution, saying he issued interim orders conflicting others issued in Nairobi by justice Monicah Mbaru.

Suspended Employment and Labour Relations Court judge Njagi Marete has been reinstated to office as a tribunal has dismissed allegations of gross misconduct and misbehaviour against him.

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