Koome heavily scrutinised even before she settles in

Koome promised to follow in the footsteps of former Chief Justices David Maraga and Willy Mutunga

In Summary
  • The Executive has been accused often of interfering with the Judiciary through disregard of judicial processes and starvation budget allocations
  • Kenyans are also watching whether Koome will sustain the tempo to clear the backlog of cases.

Chief Justice Martha Koome began to face intense, unprecedented scrutiny from across the legal and public sectors as soon as she was nominated and delivered her maiden speech.

Koome pledged to ...

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