JUDGMENT OF THE COURT
This appeal arises from the ruling by Osiemo, J. dated 2nd June, 2005. The ruling was in respect of an application by the respondent, who was the plaintiff in HCCC No. 480 of 2005 seeking the following orders:
“1. That pending the inter partes hearing of this application, the defendants jointly and severally, either through themselves, servants or agents be restrained by temporary injunction from further making, printing, broadcasting, televising or publishing in the internet or its online edition defamatory and/or in any way libelous statements or articles of, concerning or against the plaintiff.
2. That pending the hearing and determination of this suit, the defendants jointly and severally and either through themselves, servants or agents be restrained by temporary injunction from further broadcasting, printing, posting or making or publishing in any way any defamatory and libelous statements in the internet or online articles and statements against the plaintiff…