JUDGMENT OF THE COURT
1. This appeal, arises from the judgment and decree of the High Court of Kenya (Mumbi Ngugi, J) delivered on 14th October 2014 by which she declared that: the demolition of the 1st to 14th respondents? houses and their forced eviction from the appellant?s property without providing them and their children with alternative land or shelter is a violation of the fundamental right to inherent human dignity, security of the person, and to accessible and adequate housing; a violation of the fundamental rights of children guaranteed by Article 53 of the Constitution; and a violation of the rights of elderly persons guaranteed by Article 57 of the constitution.
2. In addition to those declarations, the court ordered the appellant and the State to pay Kshs. 150,000.00 and Kshs. 100,000.00 respectively to each of the 1st to 14th respondents and 326 other persons as compensation.
3. The 1st to 14th respondents, on their own behalf and on behalf of 326 other persons (…