DISCRIMINATION

Marete interview: At what point is disability a hindrance to get a job?

We still have a long way to go as a country in accepting mental conditions.

In Summary

• From the questioning by Justice Ibrahim Warsame, it was abundantly clear that the question as to whether judge Marete has a mental disability rang supreme in the minds of the panelists.

• While visual impairment seems largely acceptable, it appears that declaring one’s mental health condition is largely stigmatised

The Judicial Service Commission is concluding interviews for the next Chief Justice and president of the Supreme Court.

Justice Marete Njagi, 61, is on of the candidates, who have been ...

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