Justice for ex-corporal more than three decades later

Introduction by Katiba Institute The Star reported about a decision by Justice Chacha Mwita on an Air Force corporal’s case, who got damages for cruel treatment under President Daniel Moi earlier this month. But we were delighted to find on-line this simple but engaging account of this case, showing how people outside …

Governance: Understanding the parliamentary system

Raila Odinga wants to see a parliamentary system reintroduced. It has been pointed out many times that ODM were at least complicit in the shift to a presidential system, when MPs met in Naivasha to review the Committee of Experts draft in 2010. However, let’s move on. Parliamentary systems are …

LAPSSET High Court Judgment

In 2012, the residents of Lamu Petitioned the High Court against the LAPSSET Project that was earmarked for ALmu and its environs. This matter was filed as  Petition 22 of 2012 Mohamed Ali Baadi and Others vs the AG and others (Lamu Port case). In this suit, Katiba Institute lawyers …