JUDGMENT OF THE COURT
 This is an appeal from the Ruling of the Environment and Land Court (E. Obaga, J.) dismissing a Notice of Motion dated 23rd October, 2014 in which the appellant herein sought leave of the court to be substituted as a legal representative of the deceased petitioner in the Constitutional Petition No. 16 of 2013.
 The appellant is a son and legal representative of Nicolaas Henrick Claassen (Petitioner) who died on 26th May, 2014. On 9th October, 2014, a limited grant of letters of administration was issued to the appellant limited for the purposes only of substitution and prosecuting Constitutional Petition No. 16 of 2013.
 On 16th January, 2013, the deceased petitioner filed constitutional petition No. 1 of 2013 at the High Court at Eldoret. The petition was brought under Article 21, 22, 23, 27, 40 and 48 of the Constitution, 2010.
In a nutshell, the petitioner averred that in 1969 his four parcels of land in Kitale known as Kandy Farm were unlawfully taken a…