Monday, January 31, 2011
Nominations: Const. Implementation
President Mwai Kibaki's decision to name four new top judicial officers including a new chief justice and a new attorney general has elicited strong reactions from different quarters and kicked up a storm in the grand coalition government. Prime Minister Raila Odinga has claimed that the required level of consultation between him and Kibaki never took place and insisted the president's move has inevitably triggered a constitutional crisis. However, legal experts hold varying opinions on the matter but most agree that the stalemate will best be addressed through parliament. Abdi Osman with the details.
Posted by ME at 6:03 AM