Legal issues the major obstacle to BBI's turbulent journey

Judgment date on petitions seeking to stop the process remains unknown

In Summary

• BBI promoters had anticipated that the IEBC would organise and conduct a referendum between April 6 and June 6, and be enacted by June 14

• The courts may find the whole process in breach of the Constitution. Some of the prayers in these cases may end up in making the Bill being a nullity

The Building Bridges Initiative could be thrown into disarray despite the resolution taken by either Houses of Parliament on the Constitution of Kenya (Amendment) Bill, 2020.

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