judy.legal
Login Register

Kahindi Charo v. Republic

(2018) JELR 100289 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Criminal Appeal 53 of 2017  •  20 Sep 2018  •  Kenya

Coram
Alnashir Ramazanali Magan Visram, Martha Karambu Koome, Wanjiru Karanja

Judgement

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

AT MOMBASA

CORAM: VISRAM, KARANJA and KOOME, JJ.A)

CRIMINAL APPEAL NO. 53 OF 2017

BETWEEN

KAHINDI CHARO ....................................................................APPELLANT

AND

REPUBLIC...............................................................................RESPONDENT

(An appeal from the Judgment of the High Court of Kenya at Malindi (A.H. Omondi, J.) dated 7th August, 2011

in

H.C.CR.C No. 4 of 2007.)

***************

JUGDMENT OF THE COURT

1. Before us is an appeal against Kahindi Charo’s (the appellant) conviction and sentence for the offence of murder contrary to Section 203 as read with Section 204 of the Penal Code. The particulars of the charge were that the appellant on 29th November, 2006 at Kiembeni Location, Kilifi District within the then Coast Province, murdered Sidi Benjamin Shaha (the deceased).

2. The prosecution’s case with regard to the said offence was that on the material day the appellant and his wife, the deceased, had a disagreement which cu…

There's more. Sign in to continue reading

judy.legal is the comprehensive database of case law and legislation from Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria. Gain seamless access to over 20,000 cases, recent judgments, statutes, and rules of court.


Get started   Login