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Sammy Kemboi Kipkeu v. Bowen David Kangogo, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission & Martin Kituyi Wekesa, Returning Officer Marakwet East Constituency

(2018) JELR 94150 (SC)

Supreme Court  •  Petition 23 of 2018  •  26 Nov 2018  •  Kenya

Coram
Jackton Boma Ojwang, Isaac Lenaola, Mohammed Khadhar Ibrahim, Smokin C Wanjala, Susanna Njoki Ndungu

Judgement

REPUBLIC OF KENYA

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF KENYA

(Coram: Ibrahim, Ojwang, Wanjala, Njoki and Lenaola SCJJ)

PETITION NO. 23 OF 2018

BETWEEN

SAMMY KEMBOI KIPKEU ........................................................................................APPELLANT

AND

BOWEN DAVID KANGOGO .............................................................................1ST RESPONDENT

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL AND BOUNDARIES COMMISSION........2ND RESPONDENT

MARTIN KITUYI WEKESA, RETURNING OFFICER MARAKWET EAST

CONSTITUENCY ..............................................................................................3RD RESPONDENT

RULING

[1] Following the 8th August, 2017 General Elections, the 1st Respondent was declared the duly elected Member of the National Assembly for Marakwet East Constituency. The Appellant/Applicant, a registered voter within the constituency, was aggrieved by that declaration and challenged the election results by filing an Election Petition in the High Court citing several infractions, ill…

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