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City Printing Works (Kenya) Ltd v. Peter S. Bailey

(1977) JELR 103161 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Civil Appeal 54 of 1976  •  21 Apr 1977  •  Kenya

Coram
Eric John Ewen Law, Justin Saulo Musoke, Samuel William Wako Wambuzi

Judgement

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL FOR EAST AFRICA

AT NAIROBI

( Coram: Wambuzi P, Law V-P and Musoke JA )

CIVIL APPEAL NO. 54 OF 1976

BETWEEN

CITY PRINTING WORKS (KENYA) LTD.........................................................APPELLANT

AND

PETER S.BAILEY...........................................................................................RESPONDENT

( Appeal from the Judgment of the High Court (Madan J) Dated 24th June 1976 in Civil Case No. 499 of 1976 )

JUDGMENT

Law V-P The appellant company was the defendant in a civil suit filed in the High Court of Kenya by the respondent. (I shall refer to them as “the defendant” and “the plaintiff”, respectively.) By his plaint in the suit, the plaintiff averred that the defendant had agreed, on or about 29th August 1973, to employ him as general manager on terms including an annual bonus of Shs 12,000, that he worked in that capacity for two years, and he claimed Shs 24,000 being the agreed bonus for that period. By its defence the defendant admitted the fa…

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