The Constitution Amendment Bill 2020 will be out of Parliament by the end of this week, after Speakers of the two chambers recalled members for special sittings to debate and vote on the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) driven proposed changes.
JSC unanimously nominated Hon Martha Koome for the position of Chief Justice (CJ) and forwarded her name to President Uhuru Kenyatta
Prof Makau Mutua and Katiba Institute petition court to compel JSC to publicise marks scored by CJ candidates during public interviews.
Nairobi bears the brunt of deadlier Covid-19 wave in Kenya
Nairobi County continues to bear the biggest burden of Covid-19 infections, recording 247 deaths between January and April alone, the majority of the victims being men.
Tanzania's President Samia Suluhu pardons 5,001 prisoners
Of these prisoners, 1,516 have been released after a quarter of their sentences were reduced in lieu of a standard one-third reduction under the provisions of the Prisons Act chapter 58.
Health experts have insisted that advanced plane ventilation systems make the risk of catching the virus from a fellow passenger is extremely low, and there are a number of theories to explain the Hong Kong flight cluster apart from transmission on the plane.