Nelson Havi

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Nelson Havi argued : "The main problem that the LSK president faces in the view of the court is not Wambua declining to draw resolutions the problem is that there is an order of the high court staying implementation," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 18, 2021 1:41:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Willy Mutunga ) : ''Mutunga stands tall of remnants of that struggle. Yet, in our midst, in LSK, Judiciary, Parliament and Executive are vestiges of yesterday oppressors, determined to eviscerate the Bill of Rights,'' External link

tuko Friday, June 18, 2021 7:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is hoped that the mapping will not extend to the new seven. My Lord, Solve this problem internally," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 11, 2021 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "For you, my Lord the president, I will say this, be prepared to offer your blood, toil, tears and sweat as did Sir. Winston Churchill on May 13, 1940, upon appointment as prime minister," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Three were known to be approachable while one was unavailable, and they are all known. It is hoped that the mapping will not extend to the new seven. Please solve this issue internally. And it would help if you did it before it returns the Court of Appeal to the state that necessitated the infamous purge and vetting of judges and magistrates in 2003 and 2012," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "For you, my Lord the president, I will say this, be prepared to offer your blood, toil, tears and sweat as did Sir. Winston Churchill on May 13, 1940, upon appointment as prime minister," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 3:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I promise to legalize the holy weed and change the National Anthem to a more transformative tune. It is healthy for the nation," External link

tuko Monday, June 7, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “She holds two state appointments. The government cannot impose a representative upon the society,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 28, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Fred Matiangi ) : "It should not be an uphill task for the National Assembly to impeach CS Dr Fred Matiangi. There are thousands of court orders which he has disobeyed. In one, the Court found that he is unsuitable to hold public office," External link

tuko Monday, May 24, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Raphael Tuju ) : "Raphael Tuju, hear and get me loud and clear. Your buffoonery seems to know no limit. Judges volunteer to serve in an Arm of Government. Their security is not a privilege but a right. This is not Uganda in the 70s. Cross that line again, and you will live to regret it," External link

tuko Wednesday, May 19, 2021 12:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Raphael Tuju ) : "Raphael Tuju, hear and get me loud and clear. Your buffoonery seems to know no limit. Judges volunteer to serve in an Arm of Government. Their security is not a privilege but a right. This is not Uganda in the 70s. Cross that line again and you will live to regret it," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 18, 2021 8:56:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There is no decision of the High Court that is as clear on the misconduct of the President as this one. On the judges’ appointment, they just said if he had just breached the Constitution, if it were in Israel or India, he would have resigned. You realised they have referred to him as Mr Kenyatta; they have stripped him the stature of a President. Unfortunately, Parliament is emasculated and will not impeach him but it will go a long way to dent his image as a leader,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “There is no decision of the High Court that is clear on the misconduct of the president as this one. If it were in Israel or India, he would have resigned. You realised they have referred to him as a Mr Kenyatta; they have stripped him of the stature of a president,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, May 15, 2021 9:54:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Failure by Parliament to enact two-third gender rule invited a Constitutional penal consequence of dissolution. The significance of this penal consequence was underscored by the Court of Appeal. Covid-19 cannot be a reason why we should not dissolve parliament,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 5, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “I humbly urge the court to dismiss petitions challenging the advisory by the Chief Justice. We will have failed Kenyans if we did not ensure fundamental rights in the bill of rights are actualised” “This is a case of how the government disobeys court orders. You recall they disobeyed several orders in the case of Miguna Miguna,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 5, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Ninashuku amri ya Jaji Koome kama njia ya kunitisha kuwasilisha taarifa ya Chama Cha Wanasheria nchini kwa Bunge kuhusu maadili yake na utendakazi kama jaji na Jaji Mkuu mteule. Hofu hii ni kwa sababu kulikuwa na madai," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 9:24:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Ninashuku amri ya Jaji Koome kama njia ya kunitisha kuwasilisha taarifa ya Chama Cha Wanasheria nchini kwa Bunge kuhusu maadili yake na utendakazi kama jaji na Jaji Mkuu mteule. Hofu hii ni kwa sababu kulikuwa na madai," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Martha Koome ) : "I perceive the demand by Justice Koome as an attempt to intimidate me from submitting on behalf of the Law Society of Kenya information to the National Assembly on her competence, integrity and suitability as a judge and prospective Chief Justice. This apprehension was based on the fact that the demand was made," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We must register our disappointment with the JSC because the manner in which this exercise has been conducted is demonstrative of a determined effort to capture all institutions of government, and in particular the Judiciary,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, April 29, 2021 7:55:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is our expectation that the Small Claims court will prosper and flourish. Soon you will be joined by other adjudicators and it is our request that many adjudicators will be appointed and within the shortest time possible we will have small claim courts across the country with all the 47 counties represented,” External link

capitalfm Monday, April 26, 2021 11:02:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “CLE bar exams [are] to be administered in six days. No communication whatsoever. No exam centres. No exam cards,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, April 13, 2021 1:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argues : “The public order made by the president on March 26 is impugned on the grounds that the same is not founded upon any provision of law, is unlawful, unconstitutional is inconsistent which violates and contravenes the constitutions of Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, April 7, 2021 1:05:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “I ask the court to make declarations as sought, grant and invalidate the BBI and quash it, those are the requests of the petitioners,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 17, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Amendment Bill ) : "The Bill does not conform and seeks to altar the norm of the Constitution," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, March 11, 2021 3:53:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Mary Waithiegeni Chege, Zachariah Karenge Mungai na Ronald Ndirangu Ndegwa, msitumiwe na vigogo kutoka jamii yenu ambao nia yao ni kuligawanya taifa. Ni ufisadi wa hali ya juu. Kataeni uteuzi huo, " External link

tuko Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued ( about Court Judge ) : “First and foremost, a judge is appointed by the JSC and is only suspended by the decision of the President upon recommendation by the JSC. By that alone, a High Court judge has no powers to suspend another judge sitting before the Supreme Court,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 7:27:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “First and foremost, a judge is appointed by the JSC and is only suspended by the decision of the President upon recommendation by the JSC. By that alone, a High Court judge has no powers to suspend another judge sitting before the Supreme Court,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, January 30, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The President and the former Prime Minister are angling to second somebody to deputise Anne Kananu as and when she is unlawfully installed as governor this is an attempted coup in the constitution,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi explained : “A Speaker acting as a governor cannot purport to appoint a Deputy Governor as a Governor. As a judge, you have to verify there is a signature sealed by the Governor after the county assembly has completed the vetting process for you to sign and say you have sworn in the individual as the Deputy Governor. There is a flaw in this and it was never followed last week,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “We should not be diverted from the path of democracy we took when we promulgated this constitution on August 27, 2010. There cannot be alternatives to the law and If we continue we shall fall into anarchy,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Waihiga (mwanahabari), wakati ulinialika hapa kuzungumzia masuala yanayokumba LSK, nimekuwa nikikuambia endapo unawataka watazamaji wafahamike, usilete mtu ambaye ananizomea wakati nazungumza," External link

tuko Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:36:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "This honourable be pleased to order that his lordship Honorable Mr Justice David Kenani Maraga shall as having retired from the office of judge, Chief Justice and president of the Supreme Court of Kenya at midnight on January 11, 2021," External link

standardmedia Monday, January 11, 2021 12:54:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "This honourable be pleased to order that his lordship Honorable Mr Justice David Kenani Maraga shall as having retired from the office of judge, Chief Justice and president of the Supreme Court of Kenya at midnight on January 11, 2021," External link

standardmedia Monday, January 11, 2021 12:07:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “When Kamende logged in, she couldn’t go through because she is blocked from accessing. We don’t know who did that but we suspect the CEO Mercy Wambua whom we fired on October 19,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” “It is evident that Covid-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 1, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I have seen the statement by EACC that seems to indicate that the commission can make a decision barring anyone from contesting for office. I think that is the height of impunity," External link

tuko Friday, January 1, 2021 7:01:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “Locking out Sonko and Waititu sets the stage for abuse of State organs mandated to instil good governance to preclude individuals who pose a serious challenge to powerful people in government,” External link

standardmedia Friday, January 1, 2021 12:05:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about David Maraga ) : “The deep state operatives are determined to block the DCJ in the intervening period during [Maraga's] terminal leave or during the longer period from acting as CJ,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 11, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “If the CJ was not in office to handle matters, administrative functions will be performed by the DCJ. Now that the CJ is proceeding on leave, it follows that his functions will be handled by the DCJ,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 11, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “What interest does an outgoing president have with the Constitution? It can only be for self-interest,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, November 26, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “What interest does an outgoing president have with the Constitution? It can only be for self-interest,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, November 22, 2020 12:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Two hardworking magistrates in the station, Hon Samson Temu and Hon Kipngetich Sang, lamented unmitigated power outage as a hindrance to access and delivery of justice. Rulings scheduled for delivery were adjourned. A generator is urgently needed to alleviate this problem,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, November 11, 2020 2:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi noted : "In fact, that is what I had been doing since March when I took them to the All Saints Cathedral for prayers. " External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 9, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “How does that concern the LSK?” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, November 3, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There are about six unresolved murder cases in various High Courts concerning advocates. Half of them, the suspects are police officers. The scales of justice must balance. It is the responsibility of judges to take charge of their courts and expedite justice,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, October 25, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “This development happening on the same day that we had lamented the capture of our representatives to the JSC is of great concern,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 23, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It must be understood that the president is the official spokesperson of the Society and the Council, and that all decisions of the Society and the Council must be communicated only through the president," External link

allafrica Thursday, October 22, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. I want them to report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way when they are handling this important matter,” External link

standardmedia Monday, October 19, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “We do not want impunity in the country. The National Assembly and Senate are not constituted in line with the constitution,” External link

standardmedia Monday, October 19, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Parliament keeps on approving nominees brought to it by the President,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 18, 2020 8:06:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The society disassociates itself from the statement and position taken by Njeru in regard to recruitment of a new Chief Justice. We will not allow them to be part of the state capture of the judiciary and to proceed with their schemes,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The LSK therefore dissociates itself from the position taken by Macharia Njeru and Mary Deche. The state capture of the Judiciary cannot be executed through representatives of the society to JSC,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 16, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Society disassociates itself from the position taken by Commissioner Macharia Njeru. The state capture of the Judiciary and Judicial Service Commission(JSC) cannot be executed through representatives of the commission. The society will as and when intention to continue with this unlawful and unconstitutional scheme is implemented take appropriate legal action to remedy the same,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 16, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We are aware of attempts to amend the law with selfish and myopic intention to target CJ Maraga and Deputy Philomena Mwilu who appear to have been shackled with the highest blame for the September 1, 2017 decision to annul the presidential election,” “The Society loathes to imagine that its representatives in the Commission have been robbed into this nefarious illegal enterprise intended to subvert the Constitution of Kenya and interfere with the independence of the Judiciary” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 16, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. They should report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way,” External link

tuko Friday, October 16, 2020 3:58:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. I want them to report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way when they are handling this important matter,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 15, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “We do not want impunity in the country. The National Assembly and Senate are not constituted in line with the constitution,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 15, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Nelson Havi ) : “if they arrest a Member of Parliament affiliated to Tangatanga, Kieleweke, or ODM, you will find Havi there and I do this not out of pay. I do this out of duty because the practice of law is a vocation,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi added ( about Raila Odinga ) : “I have also against and for the associates of Raila Odinga and almost acted for every politician…it is misleading to associate me with a particular course,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The opposite of useful is useless. It is as simple as that. I have no apologies. I take time before constructing my sentences,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi responded : “You are a shame to women of Homa Bay and Kenya. A big shame” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The parliament was able to accommodate a permissible number of us. There is no fascination in numbers, violence and chaos. We were to go there the 20 of us who were selected," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Ours is not an attention-seeking stance, the current court litigation has no legal backing. It is just a scheme to use the court process to manipulate the constitution which the law society will not allow," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi responded : “You are a shame to women of Homa Bay and Kenya. A big shame” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The directive is being used discriminatorily and selectively to suppress divergent opinions. It seeks to limit the rights and freedoms to opinion, expression, association and campaign for a political cause and is therefore unconstitutional and invalid,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The directives by NSAC in being selectively enforced by the police,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Monday, October 12, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Inspector General ) : "Speakers and Clerks of National Assembly and Senate, as well as Inspector General of National Police Service, have been served with notice of our entry to Parliament Buildings on 12.10.2020 at 2.30pm. Parliamentarians would have become illegitimate and trespassers by then," External link

tuko Sunday, October 11, 2020 9:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asserted : “This is a grave matter, but it must be undertaken here and now, for there to be adherence to the rule of law and constitutionalism,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, October 11, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about National Security Committee ) : “On Monday, LSK will go to court to challenge the National Security Committee because the decision to declare public gatherings illegal has no legal backing,” “The constitution allows freedom to associate and to assemble, but now they want to tell us that all public gatherings are illegal. They don’t have such powers to ban meetings,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, October 11, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "The People of Kenya must know that: President Uhuru Kenyatta against whom the advice by the Chief Justice is directed is not a party to the cases in which stay was granted; LSK is also not a party and subject to the order; and on 7.10.2020, Justice Korir declined a request by Parliament to stop the entry," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We will proceed in civil permissible numbers. All Kenyans who want to exercise their right to do so within the confines of the law," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 7, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament must be dissolved or occupied effective October 12, 2020," "We make this call not only because CJ has asked for the dissolution of parliament. There are many reasons. As we speak the Cabinet is unlawfully constituted" External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 7, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “What is the public good that MPs seek to protect by insisting on spending public funds to revive KQ without interrogating why the airline is where it is?” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 2, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “When you give your criticism, just be as good as you expect people to be good to you when criticizing others,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asserted : “This is a grave matter, but it must be undertaken here and now, for there to be adherence to the rule of law and constitutionalism,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 24, 2020 3:07:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The BBI has suffered a premature death," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Effective Monday, any laws passed by the National Assembly and the Senate are of no effect, they are null and void,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “In the past, the courts have held that reasonable time is anything between 14 and 21 days. Though not stipulated by the Constitution, this is the time within which the president must act, and the action is nothing less than dissolving Parliament as advised,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The move shows that there are a few state officers who still uphold the law by the standards set under the constitution on the principles of good governance," External link

trust Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Rais anatakiwa kulivunja bunge, huku wabunge wakijuzulu katika kipindi cha siku 21 zijazo. Iwapo rais atakiuka agizo hilo, sheria yoyote ambayo itapitishwa bungeni haitakuwa na nguvu zozote," External link

deutschewelle-kisiwahili Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Rais anatakiwa kulivunja bunge, huku wabunge wakijuzulu katika kipindi cha siku 21 zijazo. Iwapo rais atakiuka agizo hilo, sheria yoyote ambayo itapitishwa bungeni haitakuwa na nguvu zozote," External link

deutschewelle-sw Tuesday, September 22, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Effective today, any laws passed by the National Assembly and the Senate are null and void. Any oversight role they conduct will be of no effect. But of more importance is that Treasury must henceforth cease paying salaries and allowances to MPs," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:02:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “If he does not, then Parliament would be in office unconstitutionally,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 22, 2020 9:00:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi insisted : “The directive in the Constitution is that the CJ will advise the President to dissolve Parliament for failure to enact two-thirds gender rule. It is prescriptive, it does not offer the option to the President,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “Parliament ceases to have oversight power it has over the President, state agencies and state officers. That is a consequence. If the President does not dissolve Parliament, we will be in a state of anarchy,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Chief Justice David Maraga has advised dissolution of Parliament. President Uhuru Kenyatta must dissolve Parliament within 21 days. If he does not, all laws enacted and decisions made by Parliament thereafter will be of no effect. The People should reclaim sovereignty," External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi aliandika : "Balogoli wana hatua kadha kutokea kwa kuzaliwa hadi kifo. Kwa mwanamume, kutahirishwa ni lazima inakupa gredi katika miaka.Ya kwanza ilikuwa Namagodo-1740. Yangu ilikuwa Nyayo-1983. Hii leo nitaapishwa kutokana na muda na heshima kama mzee “Umwilimi Wa Balogoli," External link

tuko Sunday, September 20, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “The Executive order amounts to commercialization of the KDF which is inconsistent with the provisions of the Forces Act,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, September 19, 2020 1:06:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Public property belongs to the public. The people of Kenyan and when individuals come out to defend public property they should not be castigated or vilified in the manner we’ve witnessed. I must say its been a total waster of her time and out time and this waste is designed to ensure that people are suppressed from demanding the rights, freedoms upheld by this county,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 15, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger for now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger for now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "The Court of Appeal in Kisumu, Malindi and Nyeri have been closed down for two reasons: one, refusal by President Uhuru Kenyatta to swear-in 41 Judges, 11 of whom should serve in the Court of Appeal; and two, refusal by the Executive to release funds to the Judiciary Fund," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We cannot entrust the amendment of the Constitution to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition chief Raila Odinga. They will defile the Constitution more than they have in the last eight years,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The cash bail of Sh12 million is excessive bearing in mind his personal circumstances, the depressed economic environment arising from the coronavirus pandemic and the fact that he is jobless, having resigned as KPA boss in March,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is not a matter in which he is a beneficiary of alleged corrupt practices that can lead to a conclusion that he has in his possession part of the money to justify the high bail amount,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “He (Manduku) will not be in a position to raise a higher sum than the KSh 500,000 the high court had ordered as he has other obligations to his family. Everybody cash flow is now affected by the pandemic, there no avenues of generating income,” External link

tuko Friday, August 28, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The question as to whether good or bad laws have been made in the past ten years is for you to answer. If you are satisfied, pat yourself on the back. You elected good leaders. If you are dissatisfied look down in shame, you elected bad leaders. There is hope however if we all uphold the constitution and act responsibly in future in so far as lawmaking is concerned,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 27, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament is emasculated. It is so weak that it cannot oversight or sencure the Executive. It will not impeach a CS or the President, however, gross the violation of the Constitution. The Executive is overbearing but the President is a good man; he will dissolve Parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : "Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to implement any court-ordered legislation to implement the constitution, the Chief Justice will advise the president to dissolve parliament and the president shall dissolve parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament is emasculated. It is so weak that it cannot oversight or sencure the Executive. It will not impeach a CS or the President, however, gross the violation of the Constitution. The Executive is overbearing but the President is a good man; he will dissolve Parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : "Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to implement any court-ordered legislation to implement the constitution, the Chief Justice will advise the president to dissolve parliament and the president shall dissolve parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala who was seized yesterday has left Mumias Police Station a free man after police realised that charges intended to be preferred against him were without legal basis," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala who was seized yesterday has left Mumias Police Station a free man after Police realized that charges intended to be preferred against him were without legal basis," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “There is malice in the actions against Senator Malala and the two other senators (Steve Lelegwe (Samburu) and Bomet’s Christopher Langat). It is a politically motivated arrest,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, August 18, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We have demonstrated clearly to the police that on that date, the senator was in the Senate the whole day and did not venture out of Nairobi. He did not commit the alleged offence," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:07:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Judiciary, Commissions and independent offices are not to be under the control of the President the lines between commissions and the Executive continues to be blurred,” External link

capitalfm Monday, August 3, 2020 8:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to enact any court-ordered legislation to implement the Constitution, the Chief Justice shall advise the President to dissolve Parliament and the President shall dissolve Parliament,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 1, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is a great milestone that also places enormous responsibility on the DPP,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:51:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about John Walke ) : "John Waluke and Grace Wakhungu contracted with NCPB. NCBP breached the contract. Arbitrator ordered payment. Award was enforced by High Court," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 26, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Their conduct is so gross that it warrants their expulsion from the Law Society of Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 12, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Registrar of Political Parties has recalled the gazette notice which had made changes on Ford Kenya party officials’ list, meaning Wetang’ula is the party leader,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 12, 2020 4:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The distinguished Governor was elected by popular vote; not affirmative action. Elected leaders are evaluated on meritocracy and performance,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The president should lead by example and obey the court orders by appointing the judges. I think it is the president’s advisers misleading him since they should tell him that the government must obey and follow the rule of law,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 8, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It has become the order of the day for the government to disobey court orders in manner to suggest the Constitution is an inconvenience to them," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "After that they will be expected to appear before the council and the members where they will be given an equal opportunity to defend themselves," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We have all witnessed actions aimed at weakening these institutions and if the two houses are unable to impeach the President then Kenyans have a responsibility to hold their leaders to account," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Judiciary, Commissions and independent offices are not to be under the control of the President. The lines between commissions and the Executive continues to be blurred,” External link

capitalfm Friday, June 5, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is time we called out Kenyan political leaders for the fraud they are. They declare a curfew for Covid-19 and demand we obey, but they don’t," External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is time we called out Kenyan political leaders for the fraud they are. They declare a curfew for Covid-19 and demand we obey, but they don’t,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The LSK Council deliberated on the controversial nominations and resolved to set aside the decision made in August, last year, for conferment of 24 advocates to the rank of senior counsel. Their applications will be considered afresh with those who have applied this year,” External link

standardmedia Friday, May 29, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi notes : “It will be appreciated if your action and response is made and received by us within seven days from the date of the letter,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 28, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The rules are indicated to have been amended twice in 2012 and 2014, without public participation,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, May 20, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “All these issues impact negatively on the process of recommendation for conferment made in 2019 and intended to be made this year, a call for applications in respect of which was made to members on February 24,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, May 20, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “After careful consideration of the above, and in the absence of a statutory instrument establishing NMS, we have made the conclusion that NMS is not a body established or recognised in law,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There is however no indication in your letter as to the process by which NMS was prescribed and established as the institutional framework for the execution of the transferred functions in line with the provision of Article 7.1 of Deed of Transfer,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We took the liberty to peruse every publication of the Kenya Gazette to confirm if there has been any publication of any statutory instrument prescribing and establishing NMS as the institutional framework pursuant to Article 7.1 of Deed of Transfer. We are yet to find one,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says ( about Solicitor General ) : “Legal action shall be taken against you, Solicitor General, as well as the President of the Republic of Kenya in the event of failure of compliance within the time frame, indicated,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 15, 2020 6:50:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi stated : “Concerns were and continue to be raised on the validity of the Advocates (Senior Counsel Conferment and Privileges) Rules, 2011. The rules are indicated to have been amended twice in 2012 and 2014 without public participation. All these issues impact negatively on the process of recommendation for conferment made in 2019 and intended to be made in 2020, a call for applications in respect of which was made to members on February 24, 2020,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It was resolved that the decision of the committee made on August 26, 2019, be set aside. The recommendation for conferment of the 24 advocates was, therefore, revoked. The applications for 2019 shall be considered together with those made in 2020,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We undertake to ensure that henceforth, the conferment process meets the requirements of Section 7 of the Advocates Act, The Constitution of Kenya and best practice in the Commonwealth. The process should be fair and transparent. Recommendations must be made upon identifying excellency in applicants through meritocracy in a rigorous and objective exercise,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The manner in which the judiciary is handling this is poor. Advocates are dissatisfied and we will release a report in about three days. We are in support of technology but not window-dressing,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, April 29, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the Constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 28, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The most immediate concern for us is to get food and rents for those affected. We are raising money and will be able to pay rent for those desperate and have been kicked out of their rental houses,” External link

nation-ke Monday, April 27, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70 years," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "The specialised nature of the Tax Appeals Tribunal would require that an advocate with academic and professional qualifications and experience in tax law and procedure be appointed. There is no shortage of such advocates in the membership of LSK," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi insists ( about Erastus Githinji ) : "Githinji is a respected retired judge. He does, however, not qualify for appointment as chairperson of TAT on account of age," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70 years," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "The specialised nature of the Tax Appeals Tribunal would require that an advocate with academic and professional qualifications and experience in tax law and procedure be appointed. There is no shortage of such advocates in the membership of LSK," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi insists ( about Erastus Githinji ) : "Githinji is a respected retired judge. He does, however, not qualify for appointment as chairperson of TAT on account of age," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Senate summoned NCAJ to explain progress in the resumption of court business. CRJ attended without notifying me. I got to know and I appeared as I am entitled under section 34 (g) of the Judicial Service Act. These attempts to undermine leaders of LSK will be fought ferociously,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi says ( about Erastus Githinji ) : “There was no such process in the case of Githinji’s appointment. His appointment violates the principle of good governance,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 24, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Erastus Githinji ) : “This is Justice (Rtd) Erastus Mwaniki Githinji. He was admitted to the bar in 1976, a year before I was born. He is 71 years old. He is a retired CoA Judge and in the Covid-19 vulnerable category. The Government has appointed him Chairman of Tax Appeals Tribunal. It is moronic,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 20, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 20, 2020 3:53:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 17, 2020 12:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “A gazette notice should forthwith be issued suspending all statutory timelines for any service that is not offered until the land registries resume operations,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is an abdication of duty on the part of the CJ to close down courts. He should take the example of South African Chief Justice Thomas Mogoeng, who has ordered the courts to be open despite the increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases in their country,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 15, 2020 4:32:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We want the body exhumed and given a decent daytime burial with a coffin,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, April 14, 2020 12:32:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Sunday, April 12, 2020 6:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It has turned out that a magistrate is in a weekend carousel of 30 people; contravening directives on Covid-19. KMJA must apologise to Kenyans. Its members should go back to work; not from home but in Court,” External link

kenyan-post Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:26:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, April 11, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 10, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 9, 2020 4:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 8, 2020 8:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, April 7, 2020 3:26:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 6, 2020 4:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, April 4, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 3, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 2, 2020 1:34:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The memorandum attributed to LSK does not represent the official position of the society, several members of society listed in the said memorandum including doyen of constitutional reform Dr Gibson Kamau Kuria have confirmed that whereas their names appear in the memorandum they never participated in its preparation,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, April 2, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 1, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 30, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

garoweonline Sunday, March 29, 2020 4:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

vanguardngr Sunday, March 29, 2020 3:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:13:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

jamaicaobserver Sunday, March 29, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that Covid-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

thenational Sunday, March 29, 2020 8:28:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

japantoday Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

time Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:11:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

medicalxpress Saturday, March 28, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, March 28, 2020 5:57:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

startribune Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The legality of the curfew, acts and omissions of State and private citizens in the name of containing the spread Covid-19 are matters that must be addressed in Court; not nature or police. The rule of law and constitutionalism must prevail no matter the gravity of a calamity," External link

aa-en Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

ABCnews Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

680news Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

seattlepi Saturday, March 28, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 28, 2020 11:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Adequate measures have been put in place to attend to matters that are urgent. Several courts, including the one in Kibera, have already put a time table on how matters that will be affected will be dealt with through mentions three weeks from now, so it is in order," External link

nation-ke Friday, March 20, 2020 1:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It can only happen if they have permission from the Chief Justice and the Attorney-General. We will kick them out if they are already here,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Kenyan lawyer can take instructions and procure the services of a lawyer in the US. But a US lawyer cannot come to Kenya and start soliciting clients,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “All the 41 nominated judges should be sworn into office without delay to enhance the justice system,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 5, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Kenya is not a police state; we have institutions anchored in the Constitution. Any law enforcement agency cannot enforce the law if they violate the same law. We wonder why the DCI would want to press charges the DPP is unaware of,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:39:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Maraga is always a very strong man but at the event he appeared dejected and subdued. He seems to have explored all avenues to help the Judiciary in vain,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 26, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “I am the only one who championed the opposition against the government’s move to prosecute the two yet it was the work of the LSK,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “These two are conflicted in the petition before the commission and are therefore precluded from participating in the deliberations,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 16, 2019 10:43:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “Consider a situation where the Cabinet is to meet in absence of president, who will preside? That is the conundrum that is likely to face the cabinet of Nairobi County,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 10, 2019 8:13:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kagoni delivered his judgment on June 11, where he convicted the drug trafficker to 30-year imprisonment and ordered the Sh600,000 returned to the suspect’s lawyer," External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about David Maraga ) : “Mr Maraga … will be forced to resign and State apologist judges will take over his slot and that of his deputy. The fixing is almost complete,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, November 5, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “It is for small people with a big ego. You are very big,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, November 4, 2019 3:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi aliandika : "Uhuru Kenyatta na Raila Odinga huenda wakaaibishwa Kibra. Uhuru, endapo Mariga atashinda, kikosi chake cha Kieleweke wakimuunga mkono Imran, na Raila, endapo Owalo ama Mariga watashinda kufuatia kampeni chafu ya vurugu katika mrengo wa NASA," External link

tuko Monday, October 28, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The prosecution is manipulating the criminal justice system to achieve extraneous purposes. You cannot prosecute the former governor for doing what the law mandated him to do by settling debts accrued by the former city council,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “He cannot be accused of conspiring with the law firm to defraud the county government when the contract was signed before he assumed office. He did not play any role whatsoever to suggest he is the one who issued instructions to the law firm to take up the case,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : "In light of these issues, the prudent thing for the Senate to do is to stay proceedings until the petition is concluded, " External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 22, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Martin Wambora ) : “Senate is applying an ostrich mentality in this process. In the impeachment of Embu Governor Martin Wambora, the court found that despite issuing an order, Senate still went ahead and impeach the governor. It would be an annulity,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 22, 2019 12:32:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Governor Waititu is a State officer and not all the functions of the Governor can be handled by a Deputy Governor. Therefore, let me submit here that Governor Waititu is not an individual, he a State officer who is in the office, pursuant to constitutional right to vote of the people of Kiambu. I urge this court to allow him to go back to his office to be able deliver his mandate,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:41:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “The prosecution is manipulating the criminal justice system to achieve extraneous purposes. You cannot prosecute the former governor for doing what the law mandated him to do by settling debts accrued by the former city council,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:13:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “The DPP did not appeal the ruling by the magistrate. Why is he now pursuing a criminal prosecution against him?” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 13, 2019 12:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “On June 12, the second day after delivering his judgment. The petitioner (Kagoni) made an order that the drugs be destroyed. The case was closed. The drugs are said to have disappeared on June 28, which are several weeks after the petitioner made his order and delivered the judgment,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “For the respondent (DPP) to say that the magistrate errored in his judgment, where is an appeal or order of revision against the judgment,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The intended prosecution of the petitioner in respect of a matter he handled as a judicial officer is a violation of the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “The intended prosecution of the petitioner in respect of a matter he handled as a judicial officer is a violation of the constitution,” External link

nation-ke Monday, September 9, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Huyu pombe abarikiwe kwa niaba ya yule bibi alikuja leo anaitwa Belinda Akello...na unajua pombe na mwanamke ni sawa lazima upige makalio paa (This alcohol should be blessed on behalf of a new wife who has come today called Belinda Akello...as you know, alcohol and a woman are the same, their backside must be smashed," External link

tuko Wednesday, August 21, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Wakenya wanafanya ujinga katika kutukejeli kwa kutetea haki. Wamesahau kuwa Fred Matiang'i, Gordon Kihalangwa na Joseph Boinnet walipatikana na makosa ya kikatiba lakini bado wako ofisi," External link

tuko Wednesday, July 31, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Back in the day, the courts would release people on cash bail, but nowadays it is like a privilege to be given bail or bond; a clear indication that there is a clawback on the gains made in the enforcement of the bill of rights,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let it be known that the Director of Criminal Investigations is not the government inspector. You cannot hover around and purport to inspect performance of commercial transaction. DCI is a busybody and an intruder never appointed to oversee commercial issues,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, March 28, 2019 3:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi adds : “It is just and proper that the two unconstitutional and illegal Gazette notices and the action intended thereby be declared null and void, quashed and in the meantime, the implementation of the action intended by the two unconstitutional and illegal notices be halted by way of a conservatory order,” External link

nation-ke Monday, March 18, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Tom Ojienda ) : "DCI and Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) are aware its not possible for Ojienda to be arraigned today or any reprieve to be obtained from the High Court. These type of arrests have become a worrying trend because now it has turned to the lawyers who are being arrested for offering legal services to their clients," External link

tuko Friday, December 28, 2018 9:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Tom Ojienda ) : "It is easy to see through the ploy by the DCI and the DPP in arresting Professor Tom Ojienda on a Friday afternoon; hold him over the weekend; procure warrants to search his homes and offices in his absence; and violate his constitutional rights in the process. Justice on trial!" External link

nation-ke Friday, December 28, 2018 7:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There are three commissioners who are not wanted at JSC because some individuals who are keen to ensure they have control of the appointment of the successor to Chief Justice Maraga consider them as a threat to their plans. You can clearly see the attempts to deal with each of them,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, December 9, 2018 10:28:00 AM EAT



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Nelson Havi

Last updated on 2017-10-29T13:07+0300.

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Nelson Havi argued : "The main problem that the LSK president faces in the view of the court is not Wambua declining to draw resolutions the problem is that there is an order of the high court staying implementation," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 18, 2021 1:41:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Willy Mutunga ) : ''Mutunga stands tall of remnants of that struggle. Yet, in our midst, in LSK, Judiciary, Parliament and Executive are vestiges of yesterday oppressors, determined to eviscerate the Bill of Rights,'' External link

tuko Friday, June 18, 2021 7:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is hoped that the mapping will not extend to the new seven. My Lord, Solve this problem internally," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 11, 2021 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "For you, my Lord the president, I will say this, be prepared to offer your blood, toil, tears and sweat as did Sir. Winston Churchill on May 13, 1940, upon appointment as prime minister," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Three were known to be approachable while one was unavailable, and they are all known. It is hoped that the mapping will not extend to the new seven. Please solve this issue internally. And it would help if you did it before it returns the Court of Appeal to the state that necessitated the infamous purge and vetting of judges and magistrates in 2003 and 2012," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 4:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "For you, my Lord the president, I will say this, be prepared to offer your blood, toil, tears and sweat as did Sir. Winston Churchill on May 13, 1940, upon appointment as prime minister," External link

tuko Friday, June 11, 2021 3:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I promise to legalize the holy weed and change the National Anthem to a more transformative tune. It is healthy for the nation," External link

tuko Monday, June 7, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “She holds two state appointments. The government cannot impose a representative upon the society,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 28, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Fred Matiangi ) : "It should not be an uphill task for the National Assembly to impeach CS Dr Fred Matiangi. There are thousands of court orders which he has disobeyed. In one, the Court found that he is unsuitable to hold public office," External link

tuko Monday, May 24, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Raphael Tuju ) : "Raphael Tuju, hear and get me loud and clear. Your buffoonery seems to know no limit. Judges volunteer to serve in an Arm of Government. Their security is not a privilege but a right. This is not Uganda in the 70s. Cross that line again, and you will live to regret it," External link

tuko Wednesday, May 19, 2021 12:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Raphael Tuju ) : "Raphael Tuju, hear and get me loud and clear. Your buffoonery seems to know no limit. Judges volunteer to serve in an Arm of Government. Their security is not a privilege but a right. This is not Uganda in the 70s. Cross that line again and you will live to regret it," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 18, 2021 8:56:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There is no decision of the High Court that is as clear on the misconduct of the President as this one. On the judges’ appointment, they just said if he had just breached the Constitution, if it were in Israel or India, he would have resigned. You realised they have referred to him as Mr Kenyatta; they have stripped him the stature of a President. Unfortunately, Parliament is emasculated and will not impeach him but it will go a long way to dent his image as a leader,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “There is no decision of the High Court that is clear on the misconduct of the president as this one. If it were in Israel or India, he would have resigned. You realised they have referred to him as a Mr Kenyatta; they have stripped him of the stature of a president,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, May 15, 2021 9:54:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Failure by Parliament to enact two-third gender rule invited a Constitutional penal consequence of dissolution. The significance of this penal consequence was underscored by the Court of Appeal. Covid-19 cannot be a reason why we should not dissolve parliament,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 5, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “I humbly urge the court to dismiss petitions challenging the advisory by the Chief Justice. We will have failed Kenyans if we did not ensure fundamental rights in the bill of rights are actualised” “This is a case of how the government disobeys court orders. You recall they disobeyed several orders in the case of Miguna Miguna,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 5, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Ninashuku amri ya Jaji Koome kama njia ya kunitisha kuwasilisha taarifa ya Chama Cha Wanasheria nchini kwa Bunge kuhusu maadili yake na utendakazi kama jaji na Jaji Mkuu mteule. Hofu hii ni kwa sababu kulikuwa na madai," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 9:24:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Ninashuku amri ya Jaji Koome kama njia ya kunitisha kuwasilisha taarifa ya Chama Cha Wanasheria nchini kwa Bunge kuhusu maadili yake na utendakazi kama jaji na Jaji Mkuu mteule. Hofu hii ni kwa sababu kulikuwa na madai," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 7:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Martha Koome ) : "I perceive the demand by Justice Koome as an attempt to intimidate me from submitting on behalf of the Law Society of Kenya information to the National Assembly on her competence, integrity and suitability as a judge and prospective Chief Justice. This apprehension was based on the fact that the demand was made," External link

tuko Tuesday, May 4, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We must register our disappointment with the JSC because the manner in which this exercise has been conducted is demonstrative of a determined effort to capture all institutions of government, and in particular the Judiciary,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, April 29, 2021 7:55:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is our expectation that the Small Claims court will prosper and flourish. Soon you will be joined by other adjudicators and it is our request that many adjudicators will be appointed and within the shortest time possible we will have small claim courts across the country with all the 47 counties represented,” External link

capitalfm Monday, April 26, 2021 11:02:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “CLE bar exams [are] to be administered in six days. No communication whatsoever. No exam centres. No exam cards,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, April 13, 2021 1:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argues : “The public order made by the president on March 26 is impugned on the grounds that the same is not founded upon any provision of law, is unlawful, unconstitutional is inconsistent which violates and contravenes the constitutions of Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, April 7, 2021 1:05:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “I ask the court to make declarations as sought, grant and invalidate the BBI and quash it, those are the requests of the petitioners,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 17, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Amendment Bill ) : "The Bill does not conform and seeks to altar the norm of the Constitution," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, March 11, 2021 3:53:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Mary Waithiegeni Chege, Zachariah Karenge Mungai na Ronald Ndirangu Ndegwa, msitumiwe na vigogo kutoka jamii yenu ambao nia yao ni kuligawanya taifa. Ni ufisadi wa hali ya juu. Kataeni uteuzi huo, " External link

tuko Saturday, February 27, 2021 9:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued ( about Court Judge ) : “First and foremost, a judge is appointed by the JSC and is only suspended by the decision of the President upon recommendation by the JSC. By that alone, a High Court judge has no powers to suspend another judge sitting before the Supreme Court,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, February 3, 2021 7:27:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “First and foremost, a judge is appointed by the JSC and is only suspended by the decision of the President upon recommendation by the JSC. By that alone, a High Court judge has no powers to suspend another judge sitting before the Supreme Court,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, January 30, 2021 12:40:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The President and the former Prime Minister are angling to second somebody to deputise Anne Kananu as and when she is unlawfully installed as governor this is an attempted coup in the constitution,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi explained : “A Speaker acting as a governor cannot purport to appoint a Deputy Governor as a Governor. As a judge, you have to verify there is a signature sealed by the Governor after the county assembly has completed the vetting process for you to sign and say you have sworn in the individual as the Deputy Governor. There is a flaw in this and it was never followed last week,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “We should not be diverted from the path of democracy we took when we promulgated this constitution on August 27, 2010. There cannot be alternatives to the law and If we continue we shall fall into anarchy,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Waihiga (mwanahabari), wakati ulinialika hapa kuzungumzia masuala yanayokumba LSK, nimekuwa nikikuambia endapo unawataka watazamaji wafahamike, usilete mtu ambaye ananizomea wakati nazungumza," External link

tuko Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:36:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "This honourable be pleased to order that his lordship Honorable Mr Justice David Kenani Maraga shall as having retired from the office of judge, Chief Justice and president of the Supreme Court of Kenya at midnight on January 11, 2021," External link

standardmedia Monday, January 11, 2021 12:54:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "This honourable be pleased to order that his lordship Honorable Mr Justice David Kenani Maraga shall as having retired from the office of judge, Chief Justice and president of the Supreme Court of Kenya at midnight on January 11, 2021," External link

standardmedia Monday, January 11, 2021 12:07:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “When Kamende logged in, she couldn’t go through because she is blocked from accessing. We don’t know who did that but we suspect the CEO Mercy Wambua whom we fired on October 19,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, January 5, 2021 12:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” “It is evident that Covid-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, January 1, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I have seen the statement by EACC that seems to indicate that the commission can make a decision barring anyone from contesting for office. I think that is the height of impunity," External link

tuko Friday, January 1, 2021 7:01:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “Locking out Sonko and Waititu sets the stage for abuse of State organs mandated to instil good governance to preclude individuals who pose a serious challenge to powerful people in government,” External link

standardmedia Friday, January 1, 2021 12:05:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about David Maraga ) : “The deep state operatives are determined to block the DCJ in the intervening period during [Maraga's] terminal leave or during the longer period from acting as CJ,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 11, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “If the CJ was not in office to handle matters, administrative functions will be performed by the DCJ. Now that the CJ is proceeding on leave, it follows that his functions will be handled by the DCJ,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 11, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “What interest does an outgoing president have with the Constitution? It can only be for self-interest,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, November 26, 2020 7:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “What interest does an outgoing president have with the Constitution? It can only be for self-interest,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, November 22, 2020 12:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Two hardworking magistrates in the station, Hon Samson Temu and Hon Kipngetich Sang, lamented unmitigated power outage as a hindrance to access and delivery of justice. Rulings scheduled for delivery were adjourned. A generator is urgently needed to alleviate this problem,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, November 11, 2020 2:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi noted : "In fact, that is what I had been doing since March when I took them to the All Saints Cathedral for prayers. " External link

thestarkenya Monday, November 9, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “How does that concern the LSK?” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, November 3, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There are about six unresolved murder cases in various High Courts concerning advocates. Half of them, the suspects are police officers. The scales of justice must balance. It is the responsibility of judges to take charge of their courts and expedite justice,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, October 25, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “This development happening on the same day that we had lamented the capture of our representatives to the JSC is of great concern,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 23, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It must be understood that the president is the official spokesperson of the Society and the Council, and that all decisions of the Society and the Council must be communicated only through the president," External link

allafrica Thursday, October 22, 2020 4:24:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. I want them to report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way when they are handling this important matter,” External link

standardmedia Monday, October 19, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “We do not want impunity in the country. The National Assembly and Senate are not constituted in line with the constitution,” External link

standardmedia Monday, October 19, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Parliament keeps on approving nominees brought to it by the President,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 18, 2020 8:06:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The society disassociates itself from the statement and position taken by Njeru in regard to recruitment of a new Chief Justice. We will not allow them to be part of the state capture of the judiciary and to proceed with their schemes,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, October 17, 2020 12:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The LSK therefore dissociates itself from the position taken by Macharia Njeru and Mary Deche. The state capture of the Judiciary cannot be executed through representatives of the society to JSC,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 16, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Society disassociates itself from the position taken by Commissioner Macharia Njeru. The state capture of the Judiciary and Judicial Service Commission(JSC) cannot be executed through representatives of the commission. The society will as and when intention to continue with this unlawful and unconstitutional scheme is implemented take appropriate legal action to remedy the same,” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 16, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We are aware of attempts to amend the law with selfish and myopic intention to target CJ Maraga and Deputy Philomena Mwilu who appear to have been shackled with the highest blame for the September 1, 2017 decision to annul the presidential election,” “The Society loathes to imagine that its representatives in the Commission have been robbed into this nefarious illegal enterprise intended to subvert the Constitution of Kenya and interfere with the independence of the Judiciary” External link

capitalfm Friday, October 16, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. They should report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way,” External link

tuko Friday, October 16, 2020 3:58:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let the five judges be cautious with attempts to compromise or coerce them in order to give a judgment that favours a given arm of government. I want them to report any form of threat or intimidation that may come on their way when they are handling this important matter,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 15, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi added : “We do not want impunity in the country. The National Assembly and Senate are not constituted in line with the constitution,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 15, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Nelson Havi ) : “if they arrest a Member of Parliament affiliated to Tangatanga, Kieleweke, or ODM, you will find Havi there and I do this not out of pay. I do this out of duty because the practice of law is a vocation,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi added ( about Raila Odinga ) : “I have also against and for the associates of Raila Odinga and almost acted for every politician…it is misleading to associate me with a particular course,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The opposite of useful is useless. It is as simple as that. I have no apologies. I take time before constructing my sentences,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 14, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi responded : “You are a shame to women of Homa Bay and Kenya. A big shame” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 5:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The parliament was able to accommodate a permissible number of us. There is no fascination in numbers, violence and chaos. We were to go there the 20 of us who were selected," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Ours is not an attention-seeking stance, the current court litigation has no legal backing. It is just a scheme to use the court process to manipulate the constitution which the law society will not allow," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 13, 2020 4:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi responded : “You are a shame to women of Homa Bay and Kenya. A big shame” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The directive is being used discriminatorily and selectively to suppress divergent opinions. It seeks to limit the rights and freedoms to opinion, expression, association and campaign for a political cause and is therefore unconstitutional and invalid,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The directives by NSAC in being selectively enforced by the police,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “The clerk of the National Assembly has indicated to us they have forwarded this matter to court and for that reason, they will abide with the outcome of the court,” External link

capitalfm Monday, October 12, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Inspector General ) : "Speakers and Clerks of National Assembly and Senate, as well as Inspector General of National Police Service, have been served with notice of our entry to Parliament Buildings on 12.10.2020 at 2.30pm. Parliamentarians would have become illegitimate and trespassers by then," External link

tuko Sunday, October 11, 2020 9:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asserted : “This is a grave matter, but it must be undertaken here and now, for there to be adherence to the rule of law and constitutionalism,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, October 11, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about National Security Committee ) : “On Monday, LSK will go to court to challenge the National Security Committee because the decision to declare public gatherings illegal has no legal backing,” “The constitution allows freedom to associate and to assemble, but now they want to tell us that all public gatherings are illegal. They don’t have such powers to ban meetings,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, October 11, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "The People of Kenya must know that: President Uhuru Kenyatta against whom the advice by the Chief Justice is directed is not a party to the cases in which stay was granted; LSK is also not a party and subject to the order; and on 7.10.2020, Justice Korir declined a request by Parliament to stop the entry," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, October 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We will proceed in civil permissible numbers. All Kenyans who want to exercise their right to do so within the confines of the law," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 7, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament must be dissolved or occupied effective October 12, 2020," "We make this call not only because CJ has asked for the dissolution of parliament. There are many reasons. As we speak the Cabinet is unlawfully constituted" External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, October 7, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “What is the public good that MPs seek to protect by insisting on spending public funds to revive KQ without interrogating why the airline is where it is?” External link

thestarkenya Friday, October 2, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “When you give your criticism, just be as good as you expect people to be good to you when criticizing others,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 29, 2020 9:05:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi asserted : “This is a grave matter, but it must be undertaken here and now, for there to be adherence to the rule of law and constitutionalism,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 24, 2020 3:07:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The BBI has suffered a premature death," External link

thestarkenya Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Effective Monday, any laws passed by the National Assembly and the Senate are of no effect, they are null and void,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, September 24, 2020 9:29:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “In the past, the courts have held that reasonable time is anything between 14 and 21 days. Though not stipulated by the Constitution, this is the time within which the president must act, and the action is nothing less than dissolving Parliament as advised,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The move shows that there are a few state officers who still uphold the law by the standards set under the constitution on the principles of good governance," External link

trust Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Rais anatakiwa kulivunja bunge, huku wabunge wakijuzulu katika kipindi cha siku 21 zijazo. Iwapo rais atakiuka agizo hilo, sheria yoyote ambayo itapitishwa bungeni haitakuwa na nguvu zozote," External link

deutschewelle-kisiwahili Tuesday, September 22, 2020 1:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Rais anatakiwa kulivunja bunge, huku wabunge wakijuzulu katika kipindi cha siku 21 zijazo. Iwapo rais atakiuka agizo hilo, sheria yoyote ambayo itapitishwa bungeni haitakuwa na nguvu zozote," External link

deutschewelle-sw Tuesday, September 22, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Effective today, any laws passed by the National Assembly and the Senate are null and void. Any oversight role they conduct will be of no effect. But of more importance is that Treasury must henceforth cease paying salaries and allowances to MPs," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 22, 2020 10:02:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “If he does not, then Parliament would be in office unconstitutionally,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 22, 2020 9:00:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi insisted : “The directive in the Constitution is that the CJ will advise the President to dissolve Parliament for failure to enact two-thirds gender rule. It is prescriptive, it does not offer the option to the President,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “Parliament ceases to have oversight power it has over the President, state agencies and state officers. That is a consequence. If the President does not dissolve Parliament, we will be in a state of anarchy,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 22, 2020 8:37:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Chief Justice David Maraga has advised dissolution of Parliament. President Uhuru Kenyatta must dissolve Parliament within 21 days. If he does not, all laws enacted and decisions made by Parliament thereafter will be of no effect. The People should reclaim sovereignty," External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi aliandika : "Balogoli wana hatua kadha kutokea kwa kuzaliwa hadi kifo. Kwa mwanamume, kutahirishwa ni lazima inakupa gredi katika miaka.Ya kwanza ilikuwa Namagodo-1740. Yangu ilikuwa Nyayo-1983. Hii leo nitaapishwa kutokana na muda na heshima kama mzee “Umwilimi Wa Balogoli," External link

tuko Sunday, September 20, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “The Executive order amounts to commercialization of the KDF which is inconsistent with the provisions of the Forces Act,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, September 19, 2020 1:06:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Public property belongs to the public. The people of Kenyan and when individuals come out to defend public property they should not be castigated or vilified in the manner we’ve witnessed. I must say its been a total waster of her time and out time and this waste is designed to ensure that people are suppressed from demanding the rights, freedoms upheld by this county,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 15, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger for now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 11:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We are following up to ensure that he is out of danger for now, thereafter we will start investigations to catch the perpetrators of this heinous crime," External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 3, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "The Court of Appeal in Kisumu, Malindi and Nyeri have been closed down for two reasons: one, refusal by President Uhuru Kenyatta to swear-in 41 Judges, 11 of whom should serve in the Court of Appeal; and two, refusal by the Executive to release funds to the Judiciary Fund," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 1, 2020 4:04:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We cannot entrust the amendment of the Constitution to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition chief Raila Odinga. They will defile the Constitution more than they have in the last eight years,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The cash bail of Sh12 million is excessive bearing in mind his personal circumstances, the depressed economic environment arising from the coronavirus pandemic and the fact that he is jobless, having resigned as KPA boss in March,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is not a matter in which he is a beneficiary of alleged corrupt practices that can lead to a conclusion that he has in his possession part of the money to justify the high bail amount,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “He (Manduku) will not be in a position to raise a higher sum than the KSh 500,000 the high court had ordered as he has other obligations to his family. Everybody cash flow is now affected by the pandemic, there no avenues of generating income,” External link

tuko Friday, August 28, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The question as to whether good or bad laws have been made in the past ten years is for you to answer. If you are satisfied, pat yourself on the back. You elected good leaders. If you are dissatisfied look down in shame, you elected bad leaders. There is hope however if we all uphold the constitution and act responsibly in future in so far as lawmaking is concerned,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, August 27, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 5:50:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "I am delighted Charles Gichuki has been released without charge. I am, however, disappointed with the continued habit of police competing with criminals in abduction of Kenyans to settle political scores or suppress free speech in the guise of arrests," External link

tuko Friday, August 21, 2020 11:53:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament is emasculated. It is so weak that it cannot oversight or sencure the Executive. It will not impeach a CS or the President, however, gross the violation of the Constitution. The Executive is overbearing but the President is a good man; he will dissolve Parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : "Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to implement any court-ordered legislation to implement the constitution, the Chief Justice will advise the president to dissolve parliament and the president shall dissolve parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Parliament is emasculated. It is so weak that it cannot oversight or sencure the Executive. It will not impeach a CS or the President, however, gross the violation of the Constitution. The Executive is overbearing but the President is a good man; he will dissolve Parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : "Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to implement any court-ordered legislation to implement the constitution, the Chief Justice will advise the president to dissolve parliament and the president shall dissolve parliament," External link

tuko Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala who was seized yesterday has left Mumias Police Station a free man after police realised that charges intended to be preferred against him were without legal basis," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 1:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kakamega Senator Cleophas Malala who was seized yesterday has left Mumias Police Station a free man after Police realized that charges intended to be preferred against him were without legal basis," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “There is malice in the actions against Senator Malala and the two other senators (Steve Lelegwe (Samburu) and Bomet’s Christopher Langat). It is a politically motivated arrest,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, August 18, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We have demonstrated clearly to the police that on that date, the senator was in the Senate the whole day and did not venture out of Nairobi. He did not commit the alleged offence," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:07:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Judiciary, Commissions and independent offices are not to be under the control of the President the lines between commissions and the Executive continues to be blurred,” External link

capitalfm Monday, August 3, 2020 8:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Article 261(7) provides that if parliament fails to enact any court-ordered legislation to implement the Constitution, the Chief Justice shall advise the President to dissolve Parliament and the President shall dissolve Parliament,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 1, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is a great milestone that also places enormous responsibility on the DPP,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:51:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about John Walke ) : "John Waluke and Grace Wakhungu contracted with NCPB. NCBP breached the contract. Arbitrator ordered payment. Award was enforced by High Court," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 26, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Their conduct is so gross that it warrants their expulsion from the Law Society of Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 12, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Registrar of Political Parties has recalled the gazette notice which had made changes on Ford Kenya party officials’ list, meaning Wetang’ula is the party leader,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 12, 2020 4:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The distinguished Governor was elected by popular vote; not affirmative action. Elected leaders are evaluated on meritocracy and performance,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The president should lead by example and obey the court orders by appointing the judges. I think it is the president’s advisers misleading him since they should tell him that the government must obey and follow the rule of law,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 8, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It has become the order of the day for the government to disobey court orders in manner to suggest the Constitution is an inconvenience to them," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "After that they will be expected to appear before the council and the members where they will be given an equal opportunity to defend themselves," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "We have all witnessed actions aimed at weakening these institutions and if the two houses are unable to impeach the President then Kenyans have a responsibility to hold their leaders to account," External link

thestarkenya Monday, June 8, 2020 9:10:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Judiciary, Commissions and independent offices are not to be under the control of the President. The lines between commissions and the Executive continues to be blurred,” External link

capitalfm Friday, June 5, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is time we called out Kenyan political leaders for the fraud they are. They declare a curfew for Covid-19 and demand we obey, but they don’t," External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is time we called out Kenyan political leaders for the fraud they are. They declare a curfew for Covid-19 and demand we obey, but they don’t,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, May 31, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The LSK Council deliberated on the controversial nominations and resolved to set aside the decision made in August, last year, for conferment of 24 advocates to the rank of senior counsel. Their applications will be considered afresh with those who have applied this year,” External link

standardmedia Friday, May 29, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi notes : “It will be appreciated if your action and response is made and received by us within seven days from the date of the letter,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 28, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The rules are indicated to have been amended twice in 2012 and 2014, without public participation,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, May 20, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “All these issues impact negatively on the process of recommendation for conferment made in 2019 and intended to be made this year, a call for applications in respect of which was made to members on February 24,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, May 20, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “After careful consideration of the above, and in the absence of a statutory instrument establishing NMS, we have made the conclusion that NMS is not a body established or recognised in law,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There is however no indication in your letter as to the process by which NMS was prescribed and established as the institutional framework for the execution of the transferred functions in line with the provision of Article 7.1 of Deed of Transfer,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We took the liberty to peruse every publication of the Kenya Gazette to confirm if there has been any publication of any statutory instrument prescribing and establishing NMS as the institutional framework pursuant to Article 7.1 of Deed of Transfer. We are yet to find one,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, May 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says ( about Solicitor General ) : “Legal action shall be taken against you, Solicitor General, as well as the President of the Republic of Kenya in the event of failure of compliance within the time frame, indicated,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, May 15, 2020 6:50:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi stated : “Concerns were and continue to be raised on the validity of the Advocates (Senior Counsel Conferment and Privileges) Rules, 2011. The rules are indicated to have been amended twice in 2012 and 2014 without public participation. All these issues impact negatively on the process of recommendation for conferment made in 2019 and intended to be made in 2020, a call for applications in respect of which was made to members on February 24, 2020,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It was resolved that the decision of the committee made on August 26, 2019, be set aside. The recommendation for conferment of the 24 advocates was, therefore, revoked. The applications for 2019 shall be considered together with those made in 2020,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We undertake to ensure that henceforth, the conferment process meets the requirements of Section 7 of the Advocates Act, The Constitution of Kenya and best practice in the Commonwealth. The process should be fair and transparent. Recommendations must be made upon identifying excellency in applicants through meritocracy in a rigorous and objective exercise,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The manner in which the judiciary is handling this is poor. Advocates are dissatisfied and we will release a report in about three days. We are in support of technology but not window-dressing,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:16:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

zimeye Wednesday, April 29, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the Constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70,” External link

businessdailyafrica Tuesday, April 28, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The most immediate concern for us is to get food and rents for those affected. We are raising money and will be able to pay rent for those desperate and have been kicked out of their rental houses,” External link

nation-ke Monday, April 27, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70 years," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "The specialised nature of the Tax Appeals Tribunal would require that an advocate with academic and professional qualifications and experience in tax law and procedure be appointed. There is no shortage of such advocates in the membership of LSK," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi insists ( about Erastus Githinji ) : "Githinji is a respected retired judge. He does, however, not qualify for appointment as chairperson of TAT on account of age," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "Qualifications for appointment of a judge are set out in Article 166(5) of the constitution. A judge of the High Court retires on attaining the age of 70 years," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : "The specialised nature of the Tax Appeals Tribunal would require that an advocate with academic and professional qualifications and experience in tax law and procedure be appointed. There is no shortage of such advocates in the membership of LSK," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi insists ( about Erastus Githinji ) : "Githinji is a respected retired judge. He does, however, not qualify for appointment as chairperson of TAT on account of age," External link

nation-ke Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Senate summoned NCAJ to explain progress in the resumption of court business. CRJ attended without notifying me. I got to know and I appeared as I am entitled under section 34 (g) of the Judicial Service Act. These attempts to undermine leaders of LSK will be fought ferociously,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, April 25, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi says ( about Erastus Githinji ) : “There was no such process in the case of Githinji’s appointment. His appointment violates the principle of good governance,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 24, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi wrote ( about Erastus Githinji ) : “This is Justice (Rtd) Erastus Mwaniki Githinji. He was admitted to the bar in 1976, a year before I was born. He is 71 years old. He is a retired CoA Judge and in the Covid-19 vulnerable category. The Government has appointed him Chairman of Tax Appeals Tribunal. It is moronic,” External link

kenyan-post Thursday, April 23, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 20, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 20, 2020 3:53:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 17, 2020 12:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “A gazette notice should forthwith be issued suspending all statutory timelines for any service that is not offered until the land registries resume operations,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is an abdication of duty on the part of the CJ to close down courts. He should take the example of South African Chief Justice Thomas Mogoeng, who has ordered the courts to be open despite the increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases in their country,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 16, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 15, 2020 4:32:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We want the body exhumed and given a decent daytime burial with a coffin,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, April 14, 2020 12:32:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Sunday, April 12, 2020 6:16:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It has turned out that a magistrate is in a weekend carousel of 30 people; contravening directives on Covid-19. KMJA must apologise to Kenyans. Its members should go back to work; not from home but in Court,” External link

kenyan-post Saturday, April 11, 2020 6:26:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, April 11, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 10, 2020 7:17:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 9, 2020 4:15:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 8, 2020 8:36:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Tuesday, April 7, 2020 3:26:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 6, 2020 4:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Saturday, April 4, 2020 10:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Friday, April 3, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Thursday, April 2, 2020 1:34:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The memorandum attributed to LSK does not represent the official position of the society, several members of society listed in the said memorandum including doyen of constitutional reform Dr Gibson Kamau Kuria have confirmed that whereas their names appear in the memorandum they never participated in its preparation,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, April 2, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, April 1, 2020 6:39:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 30, 2020 6:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

garoweonline Sunday, March 29, 2020 4:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

vanguardngr Sunday, March 29, 2020 3:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID -19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

AfricaNews-English Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:13:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

jamaicaobserver Sunday, March 29, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that Covid-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

thenational Sunday, March 29, 2020 8:28:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

japantoday Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

time Sunday, March 29, 2020 1:11:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

medicalxpress Saturday, March 28, 2020 9:00:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, March 28, 2020 5:57:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew," External link

startribune Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "The legality of the curfew, acts and omissions of State and private citizens in the name of containing the spread Covid-19 are matters that must be addressed in Court; not nature or police. The rule of law and constitutionalism must prevail no matter the gravity of a calamity," External link

aa-en Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

ABCnews Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:12:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

680news Saturday, March 28, 2020 3:03:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It is evident that COVID-19 will be spread more by actions of police than of those claimed to have contravened the curfew,” External link

seattlepi Saturday, March 28, 2020 2:45:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “We condemn the actions of the individual police officers who have assaulted suspects. The Cabinet Secretary for Interior and Co-ordination of National Government who was declared to have contravened Article 10 of the Constitution should take personal responsibility and resign,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 28, 2020 11:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Adequate measures have been put in place to attend to matters that are urgent. Several courts, including the one in Kibera, have already put a time table on how matters that will be affected will be dealt with through mentions three weeks from now, so it is in order," External link

nation-ke Friday, March 20, 2020 1:56:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “It can only happen if they have permission from the Chief Justice and the Attorney-General. We will kick them out if they are already here,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The Kenyan lawyer can take instructions and procure the services of a lawyer in the US. But a US lawyer cannot come to Kenya and start soliciting clients,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “All the 41 nominated judges should be sworn into office without delay to enhance the justice system,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, March 5, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Kenya is not a police state; we have institutions anchored in the Constitution. Any law enforcement agency cannot enforce the law if they violate the same law. We wonder why the DCI would want to press charges the DPP is unaware of,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:39:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Maraga is always a very strong man but at the event he appeared dejected and subdued. He seems to have explored all avenues to help the Judiciary in vain,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 26, 2020 12:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “I am the only one who championed the opposition against the government’s move to prosecute the two yet it was the work of the LSK,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “These two are conflicted in the petition before the commission and are therefore precluded from participating in the deliberations,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 16, 2019 10:43:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “Consider a situation where the Cabinet is to meet in absence of president, who will preside? That is the conundrum that is likely to face the cabinet of Nairobi County,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, December 10, 2019 8:13:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Kagoni delivered his judgment on June 11, where he convicted the drug trafficker to 30-year imprisonment and ordered the Sh600,000 returned to the suspect’s lawyer," External link

nation-ke Thursday, December 5, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about David Maraga ) : “Mr Maraga … will be forced to resign and State apologist judges will take over his slot and that of his deputy. The fixing is almost complete,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, November 5, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi told : “It is for small people with a big ego. You are very big,” External link

kenyan-post Monday, November 4, 2019 3:18:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi aliandika : "Uhuru Kenyatta na Raila Odinga huenda wakaaibishwa Kibra. Uhuru, endapo Mariga atashinda, kikosi chake cha Kieleweke wakimuunga mkono Imran, na Raila, endapo Owalo ama Mariga watashinda kufuatia kampeni chafu ya vurugu katika mrengo wa NASA," External link

tuko Monday, October 28, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The prosecution is manipulating the criminal justice system to achieve extraneous purposes. You cannot prosecute the former governor for doing what the law mandated him to do by settling debts accrued by the former city council,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “He cannot be accused of conspiring with the law firm to defraud the county government when the contract was signed before he assumed office. He did not play any role whatsoever to suggest he is the one who issued instructions to the law firm to take up the case,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi told : "In light of these issues, the prudent thing for the Senate to do is to stay proceedings until the petition is concluded, " External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, October 22, 2019 1:55:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Martin Wambora ) : “Senate is applying an ostrich mentality in this process. In the impeachment of Embu Governor Martin Wambora, the court found that despite issuing an order, Senate still went ahead and impeach the governor. It would be an annulity,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, October 22, 2019 12:32:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Governor Waititu is a State officer and not all the functions of the Governor can be handled by a Deputy Governor. Therefore, let me submit here that Governor Waititu is not an individual, he a State officer who is in the office, pursuant to constitutional right to vote of the people of Kiambu. I urge this court to allow him to go back to his office to be able deliver his mandate,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, September 18, 2019 7:41:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “The prosecution is manipulating the criminal justice system to achieve extraneous purposes. You cannot prosecute the former governor for doing what the law mandated him to do by settling debts accrued by the former city council,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:13:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi asked : “The DPP did not appeal the ruling by the magistrate. Why is he now pursuing a criminal prosecution against him?” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 13, 2019 12:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “On June 12, the second day after delivering his judgment. The petitioner (Kagoni) made an order that the drugs be destroyed. The case was closed. The drugs are said to have disappeared on June 28, which are several weeks after the petitioner made his order and delivered the judgment,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “For the respondent (DPP) to say that the magistrate errored in his judgment, where is an appeal or order of revision against the judgment,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, September 12, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “The intended prosecution of the petitioner in respect of a matter he handled as a judicial officer is a violation of the Constitution,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, September 12, 2019 8:45:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi argued : “The intended prosecution of the petitioner in respect of a matter he handled as a judicial officer is a violation of the constitution,” External link

nation-ke Monday, September 9, 2019 5:59:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : "Huyu pombe abarikiwe kwa niaba ya yule bibi alikuja leo anaitwa Belinda Akello...na unajua pombe na mwanamke ni sawa lazima upige makalio paa (This alcohol should be blessed on behalf of a new wife who has come today called Belinda Akello...as you know, alcohol and a woman are the same, their backside must be smashed," External link

tuko Wednesday, August 21, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi alisema : "Wakenya wanafanya ujinga katika kutukejeli kwa kutetea haki. Wamesahau kuwa Fred Matiang'i, Gordon Kihalangwa na Joseph Boinnet walipatikana na makosa ya kikatiba lakini bado wako ofisi," External link

tuko Wednesday, July 31, 2019 2:06:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi says : “Back in the day, the courts would release people on cash bail, but nowadays it is like a privilege to be given bail or bond; a clear indication that there is a clawback on the gains made in the enforcement of the bill of rights,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “Let it be known that the Director of Criminal Investigations is not the government inspector. You cannot hover around and purport to inspect performance of commercial transaction. DCI is a busybody and an intruder never appointed to oversee commercial issues,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, March 28, 2019 3:11:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi adds : “It is just and proper that the two unconstitutional and illegal Gazette notices and the action intended thereby be declared null and void, quashed and in the meantime, the implementation of the action intended by the two unconstitutional and illegal notices be halted by way of a conservatory order,” External link

nation-ke Monday, March 18, 2019 8:57:00 AM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Tom Ojienda ) : "DCI and Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) are aware its not possible for Ojienda to be arraigned today or any reprieve to be obtained from the High Court. These type of arrests have become a worrying trend because now it has turned to the lawyers who are being arrested for offering legal services to their clients," External link

tuko Friday, December 28, 2018 9:27:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said ( about Tom Ojienda ) : "It is easy to see through the ploy by the DCI and the DPP in arresting Professor Tom Ojienda on a Friday afternoon; hold him over the weekend; procure warrants to search his homes and offices in his absence; and violate his constitutional rights in the process. Justice on trial!" External link

nation-ke Friday, December 28, 2018 7:25:00 PM EAT

Nelson Havi said : “There are three commissioners who are not wanted at JSC because some individuals who are keen to ensure they have control of the appointment of the successor to Chief Justice Maraga consider them as a threat to their plans. You can clearly see the attempts to deal with each of them,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, December 9, 2018 10:28:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
lawyer100.00%EN10/28/201728/10/2017
Names Lang Count
Nelson HaviEN66.67%
Nelson HaviSW33.33%
Nelson HaviFR0.00%


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