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JOSEPH MATAFARI SITUMA v. NICHOLAS MAKHANU CHERONGO

(2000) JELR 98303 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  civil misc appl 129 of 00  •  16 Jun 2000  •  Kenya

Coram
Effie Owuor

Judgement

REPUBLIC OF KENYA

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

AT KISUMU

CORAM: KEIWUA, J.A. (IN CHAMBERS)

CIVIL APPLICATION NO. NAI. 129 OF 2000 (KSM. 17/2000

BETWEEN

JOSEPH MATAFARI SITUMA ............................................................................... APPLICANT

AND

NICHOLAS MAKHANU CHERONGO ............................................................. RESPONDENT

(Application for extension of time to lodge a notice and record of appeal out of time

in an intended appeal from a judgment and decree of the High Court of

Kenya at Bungoma (Ongudi, J) dated the 26th day of March, 1996

in

H.C.C.C. NO. 156 OF 1995)

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R U L I N G

The respondent had on May 2, 2000 applied for extension of time within which to file a notice of appeal from the judgment of the superior court delivered on April 12, 1996. The application came for hearing on June 16, 2000 when it was heard exparte and the present applicant did not know of that fact until February 17, 2001. That is because the applicant all…

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