RULING OF THE COURT
This is an application under Rule 5 (2) (b) of the Rules of this Court for an order that the execution of the judgment and the decree of the superior court (Ojwang J) delivered on 1st July, 2005 be stayed pending the determination of the appeal against that decree and the judgment.
The first applicant is the proprietor of both the Nation Radio and Nation T.V. The second and third applicants are the employees of the first applicant.
The 1st respondent is a member of Parliament for Mathioya constituency in Murang’a District. He was at the material time a Minister for Local Government in the government of Kenya and also the Secretary General of KANU, the ruling political party at the time. The 2nd, 3rd and 4th respondents are the sons of the first respondent. The 2nd applicant was at the material time a Senior Medical Officer in charge of Thika District Hospital. He was also running a private clinic at Thika Town and a consultant at Nairobi Heart Clinic at Nairobi Hospit…