Login Register

Ngundi Ndali Mutemi v. Republic

(2007) JELR 98440 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Criminal Appeal 118 of 2006  •  14 Dec 2007  •  Kenya

Emmanuel Okello O'Kubasu



The appellant herein, NGUNDI NDALI MUTEMI was tried before Osiemo J. sitting with assessors (as the law provided then) on an Information charging him with murder contrary to section 203 as read with section 204 of the Penal Code. The particulars contained in the Information were that on the 27th day of February, 1993 at about 5.00 p.m. at Ndalani village, Mwingi Location in Kitui District of the Eastern Province the appellant murdered KABULU MUNYOKI NDALI.

The summary of the evidence adduced before the superior court was as follows:

On the material day (27th February, 1993) the deceased Kabulu Munyoki Ndali and Kimanzi Munyoki (PW1) went to the shamba to harvest beans and after harvesting the beans Kimanzi (PW1) left the deceased burning charcoal as Kimanzi went back home. On the way home Kimanzi met the appellant who asked Kimanzi the whereabouts of the deceased. Kimanzi informed the appellant that the deceased was still at the shamba. The appellant then proceeded …

There's more. Sign in to continue reading

JUDY 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