The sports category has moved to a new website.
ADVERTISEMENT

High court blocks government from withdrawing gun from NASA leader

This is after the government threatened to revoke gun licences of NASA leaders.

The high court issued a blow to the government's latest efforts in clamping down on National Super Alliance leaders who were affiliated with the swearing in of NASA leader Raila Odinga.

The presiding judge, George Odunga directed that the matter be presented again on the 13th of February to show the way forward.

“Leave so granted by this court do act as a stay of the revocation of firearm certificate No. 002754 pending hearing and determination of the substantive motion,” ruled Justice Odunga.

This is after Dagoretti North Member of Parliament Simba Arati went to court to challenge the decision by the Firearm Licensing Board to revoke firearm certificates of NASA leaders.

ADVERTISEMENT

According to the January 30th notice, MPs had until February 1st to surrender their firearms.

According to Citizen TV Kenya Muthama had filed an application under certificate of urgency stating that no notice was given and thet he had no opportunity to respond.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.
ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Plane immobilised at Kisumu Airport

Plane immobilised at Kisumu Airport

Ruto explains why plane used for the U.S. state visit cost Sh10M & not Sh200M

Ruto explains why plane used for the U.S. state visit cost Sh10M & not Sh200M

KDF sets strict rules on use of aircraft by politicians

KDF sets strict rules on use of aircraft by politicians

Career profile of Haiti's Prime Minister appointed ahead of Kenya Police deployment

Career profile of Haiti's Prime Minister appointed ahead of Kenya Police deployment

KRA raids radio station owned by Governor Abdulswamad Nassir [Video]

KRA raids radio station owned by Governor Abdulswamad Nassir [Video]

Ministry of Education revises half-term dates for Term Two

Ministry of Education revises half-term dates for Term Two

UDA cracks whip on Kuria, Murkomen, Sudi & other leaders to contain growing rift

UDA cracks whip on Kuria, Murkomen, Sudi & other leaders to contain growing rift

KUCCPS considers 5 reasons for inter-university transfer [How To Apply]

KUCCPS considers 5 reasons for inter-university transfer [How To Apply]

Profile of woman who scammed bank CEO millions by invoking Raila's name

Profile of woman who scammed bank CEO millions by invoking Raila's name

ADVERTISEMENT