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Justus Kariuki Mate & Jim G. Kauma v. Martin Nyaga Wambora & County Assembly of Embu

(2017) JELR 100411 (SC)

Supreme Court  •  Petition 32 of 2014  •  15 Dec 2017  •  Kenya

Coram
Jackton Boma Ojwang, Isaac Lenaola, Mohammed Khadhar Ibrahim, Smokin C Wanjala, Susanna Njoki Ndungu

Judgement

REPUBLIC OF KENYA

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF KENYA

(Coram: Ibrahim; Ojwang; Wanjala; Njoki Ndungu and Lenaola SCJJ)

PETITION NO. 32 OF 2014

IN THE MATTER OF AN APPEAL FROM A FINDING OF CONTEMPT OF COURT FOR THE MAKING OF A RESOLUTION OF THE COUNTY ASSEMBLY OF EMBU

-AND-

IN THE MATTER OF ARTICLES 178, 185 (3) AND 196 (3) OF THE CONSTITUTION OF KENYA

-BETWEEN-

1. JUSTUS KARIUKI MATE

2. JIM G. KAUMA.........................................................APPELLANTS

-AND-

1. HON. MARTIN NYAGA WAMBORA

2. THE COUNTY ASSEMBLY OF EMBU................RESPONDENTS

(Appeal against the Judgment and Order of the Court of Appeal at Nyeri (Visram, Koome and Otieno Odek, JJA) delivered on 30th September, 2014 in Nyeri Civil Appeal No. 24 of 2014)

JUDGMENT

I. INTRODUCTION

[1] This appeal is based on Article 163(4)(a) of the Constitution, Section 15 (2) of the Supreme Court Act , and Rules 9 and 33 of the Supreme Court Rules, 2012. It is dated 2nd October, 2014 and supported by affidavits sworn by the Hon. Justus Kariuki …

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