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ALLEGED ROGUE NGO BOSS MAN OF GOD TAMED BY LABOUR COURT

ALLEGED ROGUE NGO BOSS MAN OF GOD TAMED BY LABOUR COURT By Chris Ojow The Labour court has overturned a suspension letter issued to a Senior staff, Kevin Paskari of Seeds of Peace Africa International ( SOPA) , by the…

COURT BARS FORMER KRA STAFF FROM REPRESENTING A CLIENT IN TAX DISPUTE

Court bars former KRA staff from representing a client in a tax dispute.       By Samuel Migele       The Tax Appeals Tribunal has barred a former officer of the Kenya R evenue Authority from representing the adverse party in a matter i nvolving a decision made by the officer. Mr Patrick  Chege, having i ntimate knowledge about the matter while in the employment of the Authority participated in making an objection decision in the tax case of ICEA Lion Life Assur ance Company vs Commissioner of Domestic Taxes.         In a ruling delivered on 16th July 2021, the Tribunal heard that Mr. Patrick Chege was previously a senior employee of KRA before leavi ng the position. While in the employment of the Authority, he made an objection decision on behalf of the Commissioner, the subject of t he current appeal at the Tribunal by Icea Lion Life Assurance Company that he sought to represent in the proceedings.       In a clear message of disapproval of representation of a client by a p erson with conflict of interest in legal proceedings, the Tribunal, rel ying on well- settled doctrines observed that one of the basic principles of natural justice is that no person can be a judge in a case in which they have an interest.       Having made…

CONTROVERSIAL ASIAN TYCOON MOHAN GALOT CHARGED WITH OVER 2B TAX EVASION

Asian tycoon Mohan Galot arraigned at Milimani Law Court and charged with over Sh 2.1 billion tax evasion.       By Special Correspondent       Galot who is a director at the alcohol manufacturing firm is facing a total…

KENYAN ONLINE ACTIVIST BENJI NDOLO GAGGED BY HIGH COURT

KENYAN ONLINE ACTIVIST BENJI NDOLO GAGGED BY HIGH COURT       By Chris Ojow       In her short ruling delivered on Friday 15th July year 2021 Lady Justice H. Ong’udi , issued an interim injuction restraining online…

TRAGIC : REVELER DIES DURING HOUSE PARTY AS FOUR SUSPECTS REMANDED

REVELER DIES DURING HOUSE PARTY AS FOUR SUSPECTS REMANDED       By Chris Ojow       Nairobi’s Senior Principal Magistrate in a short ruling remanded four revelers suspected to have caused the death of their friend who’s body…

DEFAMATION :HEALTH COMPANY SEEKS 4.8B FROM THE GIANT NATION MEDIA GROUP

DEFAMATION : HEALTH COMPANY SEEKS 4.8B FROM NATION MEDIA GROUP       By Chris Ojow       In a civil suit number E 163 of year 2021 filed at Milimani Law Court Civil Division Nairobi County Kenya, the…

FROM DCI FORENSIC REPORT PRESENTED IN COURT, DENNIS ITUMBI IS NOT THE AUTHOR OF ALLEGED DP RUTO ASSASSINATION LETTER

FROM DCI FORENSIC REPORT PRESENTED IN COURT, ITUMBI IS NOT THE AUTHOR OF ALLEGED DP RUTO ASSASSINATION LETTER         By Chris Ojow         From the forensic report presented before the trial Court at Milimani…

ASYLUM SEEKING CAMEROONIAN EGBE PAUL BISONG FACES DEPORTATION

Asylum seeking Cameroonian Egbe Paul Bisong faces Deportation       By Chris Ojow       Nairobi’s Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi issued an order directing the State through Directorate of Criminal Investigation, Detective Peter Orwa to verify the refugee…

WIDOWER WHO WITHDREW ACCIDENTALLY SENT MPESA MONEY TO HIS PHONE JAILED

WIDOWER WHO WITHDREW ACCIDENTALLY SENT MPESA MONEY TO HIS PHONE JAILED       By Chris Ojow         Writings on the wall, if by any chance you receive accidentally sent mpesa money, Please prevent or stay away…

A CLASS 7 PUPIL GIVE KENYAN INSPECTOR GENERAL 7 DAYS TO APOLOGISE FOR UNLAWFUL ARREST, CUSTODY AND BEING CHARGED

CLASS SEVEN PUPIL GIVE KENYAN INSPECTOR GENERAL 7 DAYS TO APOLOGISE FOR UNLAWFUL ARREST, CUSTODY AND BEING CHARGED   By Chris Ojow   Through his Attorney Ojwang, D for : Ochich, TLO and Associates, in a complaint letters served to…

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