Monday,October 10 2016
By Wycliffe Munyoki.
The Judicial Service Commission has today Monday,October 10 nominated High Court judge Lady Justice Phenomena Mbete Mwilu for the Deputy Chief Justice Position.
Lady justice Mwilu if successfully approved by the parliament will be appointed as the Deputy Chief Justice by the President to succeed retired Justice Kalpana Raeal.
The Nairobi based High Court judge was admitted to the High Court in 1984.This was after had graduated from University of Nairobi.
The Deputy Chief Justice post fell vacant after retiring of former Deputy Chief Justice,Lady Justice Kalpana Rawal.
The first Deputy Chief Justice was Nancy Baraza who resigned after being accused of physical assault.