BBI August court date deflates referendum hopes

Court of Appeal will make a determination on August 20 on the High Court ruling that the BBI process is unconstitutional

In Summary

• Despite the many hurdles, the BBI proponents hope that they will win the case at the Court of Appeal; it could well go to the Supreme Court.

• The BBI secretariat has told the IEBC to be on standby for a referendum.

The proponents of a referendum before next year's general election have been jolted by the August 20 date of the BBI ruling, with poll timelines now in disarray.

Should the Court of Appeal ...

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